Planning for the First 2 Weeks of School in Your Special Education Classroom
The first few weeks in the classroom can be tough. You're given the room and the caseload, but not much else. Here are a few ideas to help you develop a schedule and routine so you can survive the first two weeks of school.
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Free! Give Me Five Behavior Management Poster Vertical
Free! "Give Me Five" Behavior Management Poster This is the portrait/vertical version of the "Give Me Five" Poster. This is a poster based on the Give Me Five Behavior Management system. Students will refer to the poster to self-regulate their behavior. There are five behaviors for them to check.
Flying into First Grade
Start your year off right by helping your students to learn good versus bad expectation
Decorating with Color: 9 Designer Color Palettes
Are you craving a colorful new look but are stumped about where to start? We asked a handful of designers to share the color palettes they're using now to give rooms a refresh. (We've given the paint match for each color so you can use the paint chips to coordinate fabric, furniture, and more.)
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 yo...
STAR Behavior System
I started the Clip Chart behavior system last year and have absolutely LOVED it! My kids are so motivated by "moving up" their clips! I fe...
Freebie Incentive Chart
Sorry we've been MIA! Heidi and I spent a fun-filled week in San Francisco and life has been crazy since we returned. I wanted to kick off being back with a freebie! I threw together this little incentive chart for the girl that I nanny for and I thought you might like it too. Download...Read More »
HOW TO IMPROVE CLASSROOM BEHAVIOR USING CLIP CHARTS | Jodi Durgin Education Co.
Teachers are often wondering how to manage classroom behavior and how to handle behavior problems. Like most teachers, I experimented with different behavior management systems. This post will share not only my experiences using clip charts to improve classroom behavior, but how to use it as a positive behavior intervention system (PBIS). Truth be told, …
Mrs. Reagan's First Graders
Welcome to our First Grade Community of Learners! We hope you enjoy seeing some of the things we do in school. Thanks for your interest. Love, Mrs. Reagan