Wonderful characters from Roald Dahl's book, 'James and the Giant Peach' ~ Old man with the green things; James; Ms. Spider; Mrs. Ladybird; Mr. Grasshopper; Ms. Glow-worm; Mr. Earthworm; Mr. Centipede; Silkworm

This Marzano Scale is perfect for the little ones! It's cute, and simple to understand. Posters and bookmarks are included. Matches my hand signals clipart :). Just print, laminate, and post. Your administrators will love that you have a Marzano Scale posted in your classroom! Soon to come in Spanish! Created by Alma Almazan

Mayflower Travels!

James and the Giant Peach Peach Party Pack free printable.

Create egg carton critters as an extension activity to James and the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl. http://www.teachervision.fen.com/childrens-art-activities/printable/52038.html #RoaldDahl #JamesAndTheGiantPeach

BRILLIANT! Teacher trick: Stick a cup inside the foot of a sock and have students reach inside to pull out alphabet letters, coins or any other manipulative they're using. Makes ordinary learning activities so much more fun.


James and the Giant Peach

Six questions to ask your students the first week of school. She did this with 3rd graders. Ownership! "What should kids be doing in our classroom to make sure things run smoothly?" "What do you hope to learn this year in 3rd grade?""What will you need to do in order to be successful?""What will Ms. Robinson need to do in order to help you this year?" "Our classroom should be _________ every day" "School is important because_______"

The Best Lessons from Childhood Fables (That Still Matter as an Adult): LifeHacker

Teacher's Pet - James and the Giant Peach Character Word Mat - FREE Classroom Display Resource - EYFS, KS1, KS2, Roald Dahl, James and the G...

A fun Thanksgiving arts and crafts project for kids that teaches boys and girls how to draw a turkey using easy techniques.

Music and Rhythm books ideas

James and the Giant Peach Activity

Classroom scavenger hunt for the first day of school. Good way for kids to get familiar with all of the different things in your classroom.

James and the Giant Peach bulletin board- cool idea to have peach cut out so characters can be inside

James and the Giant Peach Image for Writing Activity

I love it! Students leave book recommendations for their peers.

Star Jars, the Life Cycle of a Star and many more ideas for learning about stars.

James and the Giant Peach is an awesome book for kids to read.