This website gives you specific books for every reading strategy
A website dedicated to science experiments using candy.
Differentiating with Area and Perimeter - use your tile floor in the classroom or hallway to help students practice identifying the area and perimeter of irregular polygons! They loved it in my classroom and were completely engrossed the whole time.
25 Ridiculously Wonderful Books To Read With Kids In 2015 - Picture books guaranteed to make both adults and children excited for story time.
A game for 2 or 3 players. Each player chooses a colour pencil or texta they will use in the game. Players take turns rolling the dice, using the numbers that they rolled to draw the perimeter of a rectangle or square & writing the area in the middle of the shape. Game ends when players run out of room to draw. Winner is the player who has used the largest area/most squares.
Kids vs. Teachers - a behavior management technique that works like magic!- My cooperating teacher does this and it truly works!
Instead of nametags on desks, write on them with a Sharpie paint pen. It's "permanent," which means it won't wash/wear/rub off, but it comes off when you write over it with a dry erase marker.
This website is a miracle for finding videos for teaching moments!!!!
Teaching With Music: Teachers' Favorite Educational Songs #weareteachers
12 ways to be the meanest mom in the world
Best Educational Apps for Kids – Upper Elementary and Middle School Science Apps
Great Websites that have FREE Read-Aloud and Read-to-Me stories for kids! Wonderful way to have excellent kids books available on your iPad, phone or laptop.
Books that inspire kids to write
Main Idea Gangnam style
Math Matters: 2 Problem Solving Strategies - Teaching with Nancy | Teaching with Nancy
Missing Work on a class calendar. Students take their post-it off and attach it to their late work. Good idea
21 Clever Writing Prompts That Will Unleash Your Students' Creativity (Scheduled via TrafficWonker.com)
Free Audio Books and Why You Should Try Them | listening & reading: a multi-sensory approach to reading that works | me, for @Scholastic
KETCHUP folder: When students are absent, place a "ketchup folder" on their desk and slide their missed assignments inside the folder throughout the day.
Love this bulletin board idea ~ Each student selects a piece of work to display under his/her picture.
4th grade Read Alouds
neat!!! WRITER IGNITER: Press the shuffle button to generate a set of random characters, situations, props and settings to use in an impromptu narrative. ....Follow for Free "too-neat-not-to-keep" teaching tools & other fun stuff :)
Great list of learning websites for kids. Left click on photo to enlarge.
37 Insanely Smart School Teacher Hacks... looks like most of these will be best suited for elementary classroom settings but I could see adapting them to fit the needs of middle and high schoolers, too! Some really awesome organizational techniques for teachers here. Sweet!