pickles and ketchups--On Fridays, place them on the board. Anyone who has turned in all of their assignments is a "pickle" so write their name under the pickle sign. Anyone who is missing an assignment has their name placed under the ketchup bottle. Pickles can "pick" a fun game or activity, while "ketchups" catch up on missing work. It is amazing how quickly assignments come in!

Boggle game/center on white board.

Test Prep- Remind students that they are in control by making a video game controller and writing best test taking strategies on various buttons!!

Holy cow, 271 pages of Post-it activities for teachers.

My mouth is a volcano activity to help your students curb their interrupting from the beginning of the year!

LOVE!! boxes from the Dollar Store, cover with scrapbook paper of your choice, and attached them to white board with magnetic clips. They hold remotes, chart markers, dry erase markers, erasers, and board clips.

No Homework Binder--Each student has a blank page in the binder. The student must write the date, assignment, and reason for not having it on their page for each forgotten assignment. Keeps track of # missing and reasons. Great management tool!

FREE! I put these tags on each student desk as a reminder of what to do in the morning when they come in from the buses. They are a great pictoral and w...

Dr. Seuss Research Activity

This is AWESOME! I want one of these! Man...I need to get busy!! The kiddos would LOVE this.

Quick Brain Breaks to use throughout the day. http://www.minds-in-bloom.com/2012/04/20-three-minute-brain-breaks.html

Ice breaker activity

Classroom Organization- find the day you were absent and collect work you missed

Diversity bulletin board for art-this is my first day of school activity and my bulletin board for my classroom!

Math Routine to begin class.

Becoming aware of children's emotional triggers - love this!!

Printable Boggle Board#Repin By:Pinterest++ for iPad#

Top Pinterest Boards for Teaching- these boards are LOADED with fun and educational activities for kids!

the kids write compliments to the student of the week

Learning about mother Earth has never been this fun! Simply inflate, colour, learn & play! www.seedling.com

Classroom Alarm Clock- Schedule music to play every day at same time. Great for transitioning.