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    Hot glue large Pom poms to the cap of a dry erase marker for an easy and adorable eraser!

    Cool Down Cubes - great for students who have difficulty with anger. Using a permanent marker, write a safe "cool down" strategy on each ice cube. For example: count to ten, walk away, talk to a friend, take three deep breaths, etc. I also left a few of the cubes blank so that the students could come up with their own strategies.

    Face "cloths" from Dollar Tree = dry-erase erasers!

    great way to introduce a topic...lay out butcher paper with pictures of the upcoming unit...let the kids write questions/comments about the pictures

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    Links to do-a-dot activities (numbers, letters, sight words, color words, days of the week, animals, various objects, etc.)

    Stick pompoms to the end of your dry-erase markers for an instant eraser. | 37 Insanely Smart School Teacher Hacks

    "Dried out marker container" Also use this for collecting dried out Sharpies because they can be revitalized using NAIL POLISH REMOVER. Just soak the tip in a little bit of the nail polish remover and recap the sharpie. Overnight, the liquid refreshes the ink!

    Go to your local Lowes or Home Depot and have them cut a showerboard into 12"x12" squares for you. It will cost $10-$15 instead of $100 for a class set. Also, buy RoseArt brand erasers at Walmart for about $1.00 each during back to school sales and have the hardware folks cut them in half. Black dry erase markers from the dollar store work just fine, but avoid red as it stains your boards.

    guided reading table with dry erase circles - Great for math stations with me.

    Dry erase contact paper.

    Love this!! Genius!

    Exit tickets...laminate and then have kiddos use dry erase markers Definitely doing this!!!

    Or turn them into a pom-pom tree for a woodland-themed reading area.

    dollar store car wash mitts vs. erasers for white boards at school

    Love this!! You take the lids off baby wipes containers and glue them to a piece of cardboard. the possabilities are endless... vocab word on outside, definition inside. I might put white contact paper on the cardboard, then you could use dry erase markers with it. Man I can't wait to have the school room back together!!!

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    use a binder clip to prevent file folders from moving...genius!

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