How to conduct GUIDED READING!
Time Saving Strategies for Teachers - Beat the clock with these time saving tips for the classroom!
Looking For a Homework Reading Log? These monthly reading logs will help your kids set and track their weekly reading goals. This log only needs to be sent out once a month. The kids bring it back once a week with their other homework for the teacher to check and then it goes back in their homework folder for the next week. $
This game is easy to set up - grab the cards. Students will take turns picking word cards and saying rhyming words to go with their chosen card. Have fun!
Welcome students to school and parents to Open House with this print, mat, and hang Welcome Banner.
Some great ideas for how to use dice as a classroom learning manipulative! I even created a fun telling time printable for you to use for free!
Here is a great way to teach your classroom rules from day one! It's just three simple rules for any elementary classroom. Then you explicitly teach what each one looks like. By the end of the first week of school, every student will know the rules - and you'll be all set for a great year! Perfect for your preschool, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, or 6th grade classroom.
Have you ever stood there and waited for your class to get quiet, growing whiskers and collecting dust? LOL. Meaningful, learning conversations are ESSENTIAL in all classrooms. Here are some tips for making that happen. Smart ideas!
Practicing prefixes and suffixes.
A collection of reading anchor charts.
beginning of the year procedures checklist
FREE bright, polka-dot calendar that's editable in Power Point, or print the PDF version.
Ice Cream Sundae Classroom Incentive Program. I use it for multiplication facts. Third graders LOVE this! TpT$
Unlocking the "Secret Code" of Multiplication Memorization - Light Bulbs and Laughter
Cover the bottom of chairs with felt and attache with a rubber band! This is one of those why didn't I think of that moments!
I Love My Classroom: Updating My Clipboards
Morning Message: Year Bundle - 3rd Grade: Save time and review skills with these morning messages. These work great for emergency sub plans or those days when you get pulled from class for a last minute meeting. Answers are included so you could also set this up as a self-checking writing center. Common Core Standards: RF.3.3, RF.3.4, and L.3.2 #Phonics #Spelling #BellWork paid
Get to Know You tip
Class Incentives: FREE printables
This could be an awesome activity to keep the students busy while you take care of the first day paperwork.
Finding a common denominator anchor chart.
A collection of hands-on activities for hosting a Family Math Night For Big Kids!
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.