Growth Mindset Videos: 10 Inspiring TEDTalks to Share With Your Kids
Growth Mindset Videos: 10 TEDTalks to Share With Your Students #growthmindset #growthmindsetactivities #elementary #middleschool #primaryschool
Longest Paper Chain: An Easy STEM Challenge Students Love!
FREEBIE ALERT!!! Need an engaging yet low prep STEM Challenge? Look no further than The Great Chain Race STEM Challenge!!! The best activities are short, simple and effective! This STEM Challenge is amazing and perfect for any grade level! #stem #stemchallenge #stemeducation #STEM # STEMlearning #mathisfun #mathchick
Kids Back to School creative art activity resources
Use art to get to know your new students during the first week back to school. I love creating fun and easy to use, all about me art and writing resources for teachers to use in the classroom. Encourage summer reflection, team building and goal setting. Ideal for 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th grade teachers. The finished artworks, posters, garlands and coloring pages make great displays for bulletin boards and open house. Click ‘visit’ button to view #backtoschool #allaboutme #imaginationbox
Back to School with 10 First Week Lessons
Top 10 lessons and read alouds for the first week of school to build your data wall and classroom community during back to school. print and go #backtoschool #classroommanagement #classroomideas #thirdgrade #secondgrade
20 Tips for New Teachers — Alleah Maree
Hey hey, teacher friend!! Oh MY, congratulations on landing a new teaching job! I’m so INCREDIBLY stoked for you. I remember that feeling and it’s so SO good. Whether it’s your first classroom or maybe you’re going back after being away for a bit, either way that’s super exciting and I know you’re
Kiss Your Binders and Hanging Files GOODBYE!
It's a game changer for classroom organization! Use project or document cases to organize your classroom essentials.
The Best STEM Tower Ever! - Teachers are Terrific
This STEM Tower Challenge is one of the easiest to prepare and the most challenging to complete! It's a perfect challenge to get all kids involved in problem-solving and practicing perseverance. For you, it involves prepping only one material. The resource includes a detailed Teacher's Guide, hints, lab sheets, photos, and a bonus Christmas version of the challenge. #STEM #elementary
13 Unexpected and Fun Geography Lessons to Enhance Your Curriculum
Students can travel across the globe without leaving the classroom. Check out these fun geography lessons for any grade and curriculum.
Me Museum - Build a Positive Classroom Community - The Creative Classroom
Building a classroom community where your students feel safe, trusted and loved is important during the first few weeks of school. Doing so, you will see many benefits including a successful year. This past week our second grade class had our ME MUSEUM day. On the first day of school the students got their first […]
FREE Back to School Student Survey
Perfect for back to school! Get to know your students the first week back to school with this free student survey! Students will fill out valuable information in this survey including The survey inquires about interests, hobbies, home life, goals, and more.While I designed this survey for my Englis...
17 Different Ways to Review Classroom Procedures
We all know the importance of teaching and reviewing classroom procedures. As upper elementary school teachers, we are bombarded with recommendations to practice routines and procedures constantly, particularly the first week of school, and then to keep practicing them throughout the school year. But reviewing and practicing procedures can get a little boring, especially for students. Below are 17 different
Back to School Math Pennant and Glyph with a Golden Spiral Theme
Get to know your new math students the first week of school with this Golden Spiral themed math pennant and glyph! Multiple math pennant choices are included, glyph directions for students to personalize their pennants based on answers to get to know you questions, and a small lesson plan linking the Golden Ratio and Fibonacci.
Eight Things That Should be at the Top of Teachers' To-Do Lists for the Beginning of the Year - The Efficient Classroom
I am a list-maker. BIG TIME. I love the feeling of crossing a completed task off of my to-do list and watch the crossed off items overpower the unfinished work. I have lists everywhere, for every thing. Some are categorized…some are random thought-vomits onto a paper. (Sorry if that was graphic.) I am so bad ... Read more
Getting To Know You Activity with Jenga - Teaching with Jennifer Findley
Your students will love this getting to know you activity using Jenga! Such a fun back to school activity to help students get to know more about their classmates!
Voice Level Chart
Looking for new classroom management strategies? This voice level chart can be customized to include your BITMOJI! This fun chart is a great way to monitor classroom volume. Add lights too! Voice level description text is also editable. CLICK HERE to find out more! #voicelevelchart #bitmojiintheclassroom #classroommanagement #voicelevels #bitmojiclassroomdecor #taplights #taplightchat