Use DVD cases and turn the jackets inside out. I had my students each bring in a DVD case. Take out the jackets, trace around them on a piece of construction paper, cut them out and slide them into the DVD case cover

Use DVD cases and turn the jackets inside out. I had my students each bring in a DVD case. Take out the jackets, trace around them on a piece of construction paper, cut them out and slide them into the DVD case cover

"Brain Break" sticks! Each popsicle stick has an activity on it {like spin 3x, jump rope, macarena, seat swap, etc...}.  When I see that the kids are starting to fade away, I stop and say "man, our brains need to take a break...lets do a brain break."

"Brain Break" sticks! Each popsicle stick has an activity on it {like spin 3x, jump rope, macarena, seat swap, etc...}. When I see that the kids are starting to fade away, I stop and say "man, our brains need to take a break...lets do a brain break."

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New Years Resolutions for the whole class! Love it! A good way to relaunch your learning community after break.

New Years Resolutions for the whole class! Love it! A good way to relaunch your learning community after break.

20 Ways to Keep Your Students' Attention. Especially love the idea of having ALL students participate in a class lesson/lecture (rather than just the few that are called on) by giving each student a white board where they can individually respond to the teacher's questions. www.teachthis.com.au

20 Ways to Keep Your Students' Attention. Especially love the idea of having ALL students participate in a class lesson/lecture (rather than just the few that are called on) by giving each student a white board where they can individually respond to the teacher's questions. www.teachthis.com.au

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