Set up classroom transitions to music that happen automatically on your computer. Keeps you on time while also providing fun transitions for students! What a good way to stay on schedule!!!

Music cues for the classroom---need to check this out for iPhone or iPad. Cool idea for getting students' attention without using words!

Great stations to put on during class

Use Powerpoint to time and signal your centers rotations.

music box. Put on Smartboard when students arrive or during a calm down time - they are silent as they watch and listen.

**THIS WAS MY CLASSES FAVORITE VIDEO THIS YEAR!! They asked to watch it multiple times...) This group is amazing. I love using these videos as video prompts in music class. The students watch the video and then respond with how they felt, what they liked about it, etc. Then several students share with the class. It is compelling to see what students think about "classical" music (in many cases) that has been "modernized". O Fortuna - ThePianoGuys

Reward Labels - print on return address labels and stick them on cards of your choice. Freebie in word:) I'm going to put these in my prize no instead of the junky toys!

LOVE THIS Tell the class to keep the noise level down so the balls won't bounce {so very cool!!}

smart board

FACS Classroom Ideas: ifaketext This is so happening!

PLICKERS - Do you have at least one device (iPad, iPod) in your classroom, even if it's your own? Then you have a way to get automatic feedback from each of your students in a fun way that keeps all of your students accountable (no more straining your eyes to see every single individual whiteboard!).

Classroom Alarm Clock- Schedule music to play every day at same time. Great for transitioning.

An absolute favorite for Kinders. My students beg to have it played at the end of the day while they are waiting for dismissal. It is very calming.

I need to send more positive notes home and this FREE download makes it easy!

Animated timers that you can put on the projector. Gives students a visual for the time they have remaining. Plus a fun surprise (noise cue) when time is up! :)

HUGE List of Amazing Things You Didn’t Know Google Docs Could Do

Use QR codes to teach – This is such a brilliant & fun way to engage students with today’s technology. #edtech #technology #edchat #educhat

PDF notes- Scan your worksheets into a PDF file and open with this app. Students can write on the worksheet and print, save to your Dropbox, or email(you could even email to parents). Makes boring worksheets fun! So many possibilities...take a story have students highlight things...main idea, vocab words, nouns, etc. they can also make annotated notes. FREE

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Students have to write in a log every time they do not turn in their homework on time and explain themselves. This helps teachers keep track of how many times the same student does not do his/her homework, makes students think about why they did not do their homework, and establishes accountability.