Kids Chores By Age - Family Joys
Here are some general guidelines for kids chores by age, which you should adjust according to your own child’s capabilities and the needs of your family. When starting new chores, it’s a good idea...
Behavior Expectations and Think Sheet
Teaching behavior expectations in kindergarten is important, especially in the first few weeks of school. This often sets the stage for your class for the entire year. For students to fully understand what is expected of them, it is important that teachers address and teach these expectation. I usually spend a lot of time during the first weeks of school teaching student expectations and classroom behaviors. We complete sorts of good choices and bad choices in the classroom and discuss what…
freebie friday and good character bingo - More Than a Worksheet
The world of blogging has opened my eyes to so many resources. For example, I just discovered Freebie Friday hosted by Teaching Blog Addict. Every Friday, teachers post FREE activities. You should definitely check them out. So many activities. This is my first Freebie Friday post ever. Enjoy! This is something I created to try to encourage positive behavior in my [...]
Classroom Rules Posters (FREE)
Classroom Rules Posters (FREE) Head back to school with these 10 classroom rules posters. They're guaranteed to brighten up the walls of your room, while also providing meaningful discussion about appropriate classroom behavior. WANT MORE BACK TO SCHOOL IDEAS? Back to School Activities (First Grad...
Health, PE and Social Skills
SPORTS DAY Sports day was a huge success! Well done to all our competitors. It seemed that everyone had a good time, and participated fai...
A Guide to Making the Most of Your Big Life Journal
You’ve heard how much Big Life Journal rocks. And you’re pumped to get started with helping your child develop a growth mindset. You’ve sampled some of the free printable activities and you know the excellent quality behind this work. In this quick start guide, we have suggestions for customizing your Big Life Journal experience to best meet the needs of your family.
New(ish) Product :: Anger and Coping Skills Bingo Game
One of the lessons I find myself teaching constantly is about coping skills. Whether I was working with kids who had difficulty managing stress or kids who got into trouble frequently for fighting …
Rug Rules Classroom Poster
This is a poster to remind students of the rules when sitting on the rug for group activities. Measures 8x10" but can easily be enlarged by printing on ledger paper.
Teaching Empathy in the Classroom
Teach kids empathy and compassion through mindful, fun lessons, discussions, and activities that build social awareness and community.