Instead of the "Good Book"

Some cute ideas on using VistaPrint to customize handouts, posters etc. in your elementary classroom! From Polka Dot Teacher

owl classroom theme | ... OWL freebies for your classroom. Here's the direct link to all of her

Owls: Whooo for You

FREE owl classroom theme printable for bulletin boards, station/center labels, birthday board, etc! I AM IN PAPER HEAVEN!

Weekly behavior communication logs! <3  it.

Lesson Plan Diva is having a behavior plan linky party! This is a great idea, because I& always looking for new ways to manage classroom b.

Owl Themed Editable Labels:

Owl Themed Editable Labels

Owl Themed Editable Labels - at first I thought it said edible then I realized it said editable which of course is much more useful in the classroom :) <------- LOL! This comment!

Punch cards can be used to reward good behavior, completing homework, practicing math facts or sight words, etc...>> might work better than the sticker chart, as some kids are taking other kids' stickers!!  Ugh! lol

Behaviour punch cards: At the end of a good day, they get a hole punched in their Behavior Punch Card. After they get 20 hole punches they get to pick out of the prize box! I copy the punch card on colored cardstock and I have my kiddos store them in the

Owl Recognition Certificate

I love her Math organization! Owl Recognition Certificate, Mardel Stretchy book covers as chair covers to hold supplies - GENIUS!

Tips for students who have given up or shut down.

Students who have given up

Tips for students who have given up or shut down. Definitely something to pin now, read later. Love this approach with the hard to love kids. Note to self: Get hands on a copy of Bernstein Bears Forget Their Manners

This is from Amy Rider's Literacy and Laughter's kindergarten blog, and a postabout her owl themed classroom. Themed classrooms always inspire ad overwhelmme.

Literacy and Laughter - Celebrating Kindergarten children and the books they love: Having a Hoot with my Owl Theme!