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The Crumpled Paper Lesson and Bullying from Happy Children and Families. Example to teach kids lasting impact and scars of unkind words & actions. Like the love heart ripping exercise

First Day of School Activities for Big Kids- The Toilet Paper Game

First Day of School Activities for Big Kids- The Toilet Paper Game

Have a person sit in front of a white board while everyone writes descriptions of that person

What a great positive group activity! Have one person sit on a chair in front of a white board while the others wrote a positive phrase about them. Take a picture to give to each person. A very creative and positive group activity.

Love this--students could write the number on the top of their paper before they turn it in. That way they don't risk embarrassment or refuse to ask questions during class discussion.

I Love My Classroom: Double Digit Multiplication and a Comprehension Freebie Great poster to rate comprehension

Tattling poster

This sounds like a great way to work on tattling versus telling the kindergarten classroom using the book: A Bad Case of Tattle Tongue

classroom chart what to ask yourself instead of saying I don't ...

Phrases kids can use instead of "I don't know." These sayings are helpful in encouraging a growth mindset in the classroom.

For all my friends who are teachers... I don't know how you do it! Brava!

Tee shirt Superhero Poster for the classroom. I might change this and say "We Learn. That is our Superpower!" Thinking about using them for table numbers. T shirt

So doing this! First week of school class bonding activity. Share poem and then have them come up with the "We..."

It's a lot like this to be a part of the JOURNEY. Beautiful quote for a classroom wall- would make an excellent gift for your student's teacher at the end of the school year.

Random Reward - Students never know which time they perform the desired behavior will result in a reward. Further, the reward will be valued more because it is not constantly given.

The Power of Random Reward in Your Classroom

Find out how Random Reward can be a powerful motivator in your classroom management strategy. Probably would use reward cards for this like extra computer time, sitting at the teacher's desk, listening to music while you work, etc.

Nerdy, Nerdy, Nerdy! - Love this door idea, plus info on how she runs Literature Circles using notebooks

What stuck with you today? Have the students write on a sticky note what they learned from todays class as an exit ticket for leaving the classroom for the day.