I just love the simile! His English teachers should be proud!
Cloud Dough- This stuff is easier to clean up than any play dough I've found! It's a lot of fun too! Usually it's difficult to find things that everyone in my classroom can engage in but I have this in my classroom and each child has found their own creative way of using it. :)
First Grade VIP area in my classroom! Students are rewarded for stellar behavior by earning a (cushioned) chair at the VIP table for the lesson or even the whole day! Perks include first choice of centers, lining up first, choice spot at the carpet, "fancy" supplies, and whatever other fun stuff I can find at the Dollar Tree!
Its OK to not know, but its not OK to not TRY! Poster from Math in the Middle (dot com) on TeachersNotebook.com (1 page) - I saw the poster in a teacher friend's classroom and fell in love with it! So many students are afraid to try in front of their friends. I find it very important for students to feel safe to make mistakes in my classroom! I hope you enjoy this post
Stability Balls in the Classroom
Flexible Seating with Yoga Balls in the Classroom - Students and teachers both need more opportunities to move while learning. Find out how I build stability balls into my classroom design (including how I made it cheap) and the impact it made on my students.
Summer Edition - Fully Editable Color by number (3 in 1)
I am always trying to find fun stuff to do in the classroom to keep my students engaged and motivated. Color by numbers are the kind of activities kids love to do in class. It is fun and easy to use for kids and for those no prep days. This product is fully editable.
Cooking in the Classroom with Mrs. D's Corner. Video post with a sneak peak at my classroom "kitchen", how I make it work in my special education classroom, how and when we cook in the classroom with delicious no bake recipes, and other food related fun stuff your students are sure to love too! Only at Mrs. D's Corner.
I hope everyone is having a good day! It's been a productive one here! Spent some time working in my classroom today. Then came home to find that the hubby had a little window to help me hang some stuff up that I've been not so patiently waiting on my hard worker to help me with. Among those things was this laundry sign and these safety pins from @ballarddesigns. They have the best laundry room decor. I have been crushing on these pieces for so long! The safety pins are actually a really…