Make extra cubby holes by zip-tying plastic crates together. | 25 Clever Classroom Tips For Elementary School Teachers I love this idea for keeping the boys books separated and organized so that they can be more independent with their school work. I also like that they'll have a place to put their books up when they are done, it will give us more of a start/finish to our school day.
No Homework Binder --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.