Home Depot will cut composition books for you for free. Give each student a half. It's great for writing journals in, uses and wastes less paper, and is less intimidating when you ask them to write a page-worth of material! So clever!
Shut the front door! Mandy's Tips for Teachers: Bulletin Boards- More Than You Will Ever Want to Know--use flat sheets to cover bulletin boards; much cheaper than buying fabric, and it shouldn't fade like paper
Culture of Achievement - TFA RGV - Picasa Web Albums - A way for classes to "compete" against each other. Specials teachers have their "top listed to make achieving a stripe visible (what does the class need to check off?
Love this idea!Organize construction paper in plastic files. Keep scraps in the green hanging folders that separate the colors. Crates also work. This makes them stackable, portable, and easily used by students. No more mess and damaged paper!