strategies for setting up elem classrooms

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Great tips for setting up procedures from "The First Six Weeks of School" by the Responsive Classroom folks.

Add pieces for good class behavior! When he's put together, class prize/extra play minutes. Cute visual for behavior incentive! Free idea from the Clutter Free Classroom. Handy this time of year!

Classroom Posters and Game Organization

CD case to store pre cut lettering-- good idea

Organize your copies for the week. When I first saw this, I thought it looked like the Harry Potter font. So...I think I want to write the days of the week in that font. Either that or paint the set to look like the TARDIS.

Sub Tub. Start your own with this set up and free printable!

17, 21, 25, 26, 27 and more!

Scarecrow classroom door decor

important times

Organization

Classroom Organization: Line Up Chants and Calendar Time Songs: I need to adapt this to my content strands for middle school, but I think it will be a great teaching strategy

18 Amazing Classroom Organization Ideas

flip charts that say: I need help, I'm working hard, and I'm finished This could be part of a great classroom management strategy!

Students Taking Ownership of their Behavior with personal behavior clip charts. Have students keep them under their desk for privacy.

The management strategies she uses during the first two minutes of this video are AWESOME!! I also love all the kinesthetic learning strategies she uses.

I love the desk arrangement in this classroom. Open group concept. Student desks are in groups, but all face the smart/white/chalk board.

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