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Black and White plus Owl door decor. Tips: Double layer borders and add wired ribbon to the corner of the door to add a 3D effect.

Organize construction paper in plastic files. Keep scraps in the green hanging folders that separate the colors. Crates also work. This makes them stackable and portable and easily used by students. No more mess and damaged paper! Great idea!

This idea is so smart and simple, I'm ashamed I didn't come up with it first. =] "This is one of my FAVORITE classroom management tools!! It can be soooo time consuming to answer the questions...Can we use markers?, Do we turn this in?, Is this a talking activity? I love using these assignment choice signs to answer those questions without me doing the work. Once I give directions for an activity, I quickly place checks and X's by the cards and my students know exactly where to look for…

This cute winter door display features the names of the students in the class written on Christmas balls.

these go on a student's desk when they are in the bathroom (visual cue to teacher) and serves as a reminder to get their hands really clean when they get back (students).

Teachers: the Hang-Ups Family Organizer is perfect to use in the classroom! I like this idea better than the absent folders, easier to place the extras in the folder and reduce clutter on my desk.

Much more positive than a suggestion box. Students anonymously catch each other doing things they admire or appreciate. Class begins with "shout outs" each day. Great way to start class with a positive vibe and remind everyone of the kinds of behaviors and skills we are striving toward.