Enjoy Christmas in the Classroom with this FREE countdown to break!

Enjoying December in the Classroom

Enjoy Christmas in the Classroom with this FREE countdown to break!

Today marks the start of Random Acts of Kindness Week and my students are not always the greatest at being kind to one another. For this reason, I've decided to start a 28-day Kindness Challenge in my classroom tomorrow in honor of #RAKWeek2017. Each student is given a challenge sheet with 28 ways they can be kind at school.

Today marks the start of Random Acts of Kindness Week and my students are not always the greatest at being kind to one another. For this reason, I've decided to start a Kindness Challenge in my classroom tomorrow in honor of Each stud

[Infographic] Discover how parent classroom volunteers support the learning environment.

5 Tips for Engaging Parent Volunteers in the Classroom

[INFOGRAPHIC] Parent Volunteers in the Classroom: New survey by VolunteerSpot & WeAreTeachers reveals how teachers and parents can work better together to improve education.

Get the prep started now!  Here is the first in a series of posts on setting up your autism classroom.  Great information.  Read more at:  http://theautismhelper.com/get-classroom-centers-started-setup/

How to Get Your Classroom Centers Started

Displaying academic vocabulary in the classroom is extremely important! Research shows that students need exposure to new vocabulary words multiple times before they reach mastery. This word wall set is perfect for enforcing academic vocabulary and will look AMAZING at the same time!

ELA Word Wall Editable - 5th Grade - Black & White

Displaying academic vocabulary in the classroom is extremely important! Research shows that students need exposure to new vocabulary words multiple times before they reach mastery. This word wall set is perfect for enforcing academic vocabulary and will l

"The following photos are from the classrooms at my school. My colleagues have created such glorious spaces.  I am going to post a series of elements. Today’s element is lighting."  | Fairy Dust Teaching

About adding light into play spaces from Fairy Dust Teaching Twinkle lights add a layer of magic and wonder. It is a splash of etheric joy. Lamps cast a warmth and cozy feeling.

Let's get some technology resources together for teachers. Here are just a few: 1) 27 Apps that have changed my Teaching and Learning Practice    2) What do you want kids to do with technology?   3) 9

Technology in the Classroom (iHeartLiteracy)

Technology resources for teachers. Here are just a few: 27 Apps that have changed my Teaching and Learning Practice What do you want kids to do with technology?

Breakout box Games in the Classroom! This escape room for the classroom is so fun and engaging for students and promotes critical thinking, problem solving and collaboration.

Breakout Games in the Classroom

Breakout box Games in the Classroom! This escape room for the classroom is so fun and engaging for students and promotes critical thinking, problem solving and collaboration.

One Stop Teacher Shop - Teaching Resources for Upper Elementary: Using Active Review Games in the Classroom

Using Active Review Games in the Classroom

One Stop Teacher Shop - Teaching Resources for Upper Elementary: Using Active…

Free template for students to use with any article in order to prepare them to SHARE a CURRENT EVENT article with the classroom!

Teach Your Child to Read - Free template for students to use with any article in order to prepare them to SHARE a CURRENT EVENT article with the classroom! - Give Your Child a Head Start, and.Pave the Way for a Bright, Successful Future.

Using games in the classroom is a sure way to engage your students in learning! Check out these amazing ideas for No-Prep Review Games for Any Classroom!

5 No-Prep Review Games for Any Classroom and Any Subject

Using games in the classroom is a sure way to engage your students in learning! Check out these amazing ideas for No-Prep Review Games for Any Classroom!

This post explains how teachers can use an academic version of the highly engaging Spoons game to review concepts. Free games included!

Playing Spoons in the Classroom {Highly Engaging Review Game}

Spoons with vocabulary! Make a match of 4 words, stealthily take a spoon. If you can prove you have all "loser" (person without a spoon in that round) adds S to their scoreboard. First to spell SPOONS is the loser!

Top Websites I use in the Elementary Classrooms | Inside the classroom, outside the box!

Top Websites I use in the Elementary Classrooms

Tutorial by Crystal Kirch. Learn+how+to+create+an+effective+Flipped+Classroom+lesson+using+technology.

Corkboard Connections: Fun Countdown Timers for the Classroom. Not an app, but online timers that may be used on a Smartboard.

Fun Countdown Timers for the Classroom

Corkboard Connections: Fun Countdown Timers for the Classroom. Not an app, but online timers that may be used on a Smartboard.

Pass the Clap - A Fun Game! This is a game with many benefits in the classroom, and plenty of giggles, too!

Pass the Clap - A Fun Game!

A couple of years ago, I learned a fun circle game called "Pass the Clap". My kiddos really love it, and it's got many benefits! It's a nice break from the regular It helps the children

7 kid friendly ideas for teaching empathy in the classroom to build social awareness and community. Teach kids empathy and help them develop and display compassion and social skills through mindful, fun lessons, discussions, and activities.

Teaching Empathy in the Classroom

7 kid friendly ideas for teaching empathy in the classroom to build social awareness and community. Teach kids empathy and help them develop and display compassion and social skills through mindful, fun lessons, discussions, and activities.

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