Decide Now App~a Bright Ideas for your classroom
Today I am joining many other bloggers to bring you another awesome Bright Idea for your classroom! Have you heard of the app called Decide Now? It's a FREE app that you can use in SOOOOOO many ways! You plug in the choices you want, give it a name and presto! You have an instant spinner. I use this app in a few ways! I use it to call on students! They love seeing the wheel spin and finding out who gets to be picked! I also use it for when a student levels up on the Super Improver wall, or…
Michelle & Hadar on Instagram: “Looking for a new way to organize your teaching supplies? These shoe storage hangers from Target are fun and can easily be hidden behind a…”
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I have a quick tip for you today. Are you happy with how you store your bulletin board border? Wouldn't you like it to stay straight and be ...
Mini Post-it Rubrics
This week, I collected a short writing assignment from my students that asked them to create a billboard slogan that summed up key ideas in our One and Only Ivan Novel Study so far. I wanted to quickly grade the assignment with a rating that was more specific than a checkmark at the top of the page. I had a vague memory of something I had seen on Pinterest that showed a piece of copy paper with six sticky notes attached and a brief explanation about running Post-it notes through a printer. I…
Classroom Tour 2010-2011
When I went into my room over break, I finally did something I had meant to do for a long time... take pictures. My room is a portable with no storage and I also share the space with another teacher who teaches half day with me, but needs to store her stuff here as well. I have tried to make use of every square inch of this room. Here is the view from the door. You can see the small group u-table and the writing wall straight ahead. This is also from the front door, looking slightly right at…
Tin Can Caddy :: Tutorial
Before I start working on really big projects, I take the time to clean and organize my studio. Here's a tin can caddy that I just finished to help me organized my daily go-to art supplies. And on a lazy susan...Oh my, it doesn't get any better. Here's a photo of the caddy super loaded up, with all my stuff....
Classroom Posters and Game Organization
Hey, everyone! Hope you're having a great Wednesday. I am in the slow process of trying to organize everything in my classroom like a normal teacher does. I know all teachers are supposed to be
The Spanglish Classroom
Welcome to my OFFICIAL TEACHING BLOG! I'm super excited that I get to share the adventures of my 1st grade bilingual classroom with all of you! =)
Teaching is a work of heart.
(via Team V's First Grade Fun: "I'm Done" Cups) Students pick a stick from the "I'm Done" cup and work on an activity when they are finished with their work. Teachers can range the activities...
Diy: Brilliant Pencils Containers From Upcycled Plastic Bottles • Recyclart
A nice idea to recycle old plastic bottles into pencil containers. All of Newtons colors.