A visual schedule is a great support for any classroom. It can be especially helpful for kids with autism, ADHD, or speech delays. Visual schedules allow students to track what the day will be like and can help students adjust to any routine changes like special events, assemblies, etc. These visual schedule cards can be used in a pocket chart or a whiteboard. They can even be printed at a reduced size for a portable individual schedule. Each card has pictures, words, and a clock.
Rainy days and indoor recess can drive you nuts! Elementary kids need to move and when the weather keeps them inside all day that can be a challenge. These 30 fun ideas for indoor activities like games, crafts, toys, and special centers will help keep your students happy. #IndoorRecess #Teaching #IndoorRecessActivities
The easy way to keep your home clutter-free without freaking out. How to keep your home clutter-free with a morning routine. How to create a morning routine for a neat and organized home. How to create daily habits and routines for a home without clutter. Set up a routine for the morning so you an start the day right. Tips to create a morning routine that will change your life. Morning habits that will organize your home. Makeover your mornings with a morning routine. #routine #morningroutine #m
Checklists can be a key tool in your classroom management and organization. That's why every teacher needs these 7 free printable checklists. Whether it's your first year teaching or your tenth, checklists are a tool that makes it easy to track things like the standards you've covered, the prep you'll need to do as you write your lesson plans, important daily and weekly to-do lists, which kids have completed individual assessments or mastered specific learning goals. #Teaching #TeacherChecklists
Every teacher knows that meeting the needs of all students is important, but as a busy elementary school teacher planning high quality differentiated instruction can get overwhelming. It doesn't have to though. This blog post shares ideas, strategies, and examples of activities that make differentiating manageable. Plus, you can get a free center rotation PowerPoint chart and some free differentiated activities for math. #Elementary #Teach #Differentiate #Centers
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Super cute EDITABLE name tags for school desks! Check out the cool western design! These name tags are easy to edit in Powerpoint. Just type in your students' names. You can also print them and write their names by hand. The nameplates have a copy of the alphabet at the bottom for kids to refer to as they write. There is are print and cursive options. These printable western name tag templates would look great on a table or cubby too. #Nameplates #NameTags #Western #ClassroomDecor
Don't you hate those awkward few minutes between activities we all have with our students? You don't have time to do any real work, but you want some sort of constructive activity to keep your kids busy so they don't crack up. Here are 17 fun time filler games for Kindergarten that will keep your students engaged and learning too! They require no prep and are loads of fun for Kindergarten and First Grade students!
In just a few weeks, we went from counting down the days until spring break to homeschooling both our students and our kids. If you have little ones at home who are still in school, then you may be finding yourself teaching both them and your students! Here are five tips for teaching from home and to help you home-school your kids.
Cut the amount of time and money you spend running your dryer! Dryers use a lot of power - and that power isn't free. But cutting the time it takes to do laundry we saved money and we saved time. These tips are pretty simple - and can even make your home safer. #laundry #laundrytips #savingmoney #ecofriendly #frugal
If you're a teacher you deal with a lot of paperwork at school. These seven simple tips will help you to develop a management system to organize all of your classroom paperwork. Time-saving teacher hacks, like creating a filing system or eliminating piles by using a scrapbook paper tower to sort and organize your papers, can save you time and simplify your work. Check out these ideas for paperwork organization and find out how organizing your stacks can save you time.
Whether you're planning for a long term sub, taking maternity leave, or had an emergency, a sub binder can help you avoid the sick day scramble. This free owl themed substitute binder for elementary teachers is full of editable templates to help substitute teachers keep the classroom on track while you are out. This freebie has everything from a printable cover to an editable note that you might need to get together a sub folder. Just fill in your own information, add in your worksheets, & rest.