More ideas from Debbie
ALL ABOUT ME FREEBIE! - this is great for FIRST week of school - so fun!! Repinned by SOS Inc. Resources pinterest.com/sostherapy/.

FREEBIE This is a great first week of school sheet to let students fill out. I'm using this with the older students as an ice breaker.

Use permanent marker to write questions on a ball (soccer, beach, volleyball etc) for use in counseling.

Use permanent marker to write questions on a ball (soccer, beach, volleyball etc). Could also add numbers and have a numbered question sheet for students to refer to. Whatever number their thumb lands closest to is the question they answer.

Your challenge is to work with your group to build the longest paper chain using ONLY 1 piece of construction paper.

Who can build the longest paper chain? Students will be in groups and using the materials of glue, scissors, and one piece of construction paper they will create the longest paper chain they can. Groups will be competing against one another.

First Day of School Activities for Big Kids- The Toilet Paper Game

First Day of School Activities for Big Kids- The Toilet Paper Game. I LOVE this idea for middle school!

Attention Grabbers

I use these Whole Brain Teaching attention getters on a daily basis with my ELL students. These attention getters are a great way to improve your classroom management. I usually pick one or two to teach the class at the beginning of the year.

10 Wordless Videos that Teach Problem Solving -- Speech paths are seemingly always on the hunt for materials to address problem solving - did you ever consider videos? I found 10 wordless videos that are fun and make kids think about how to fix the main characters' problems!

10 Wordless Videos that Teach Problem Solving -- Speech paths are seemingly always on the hunt for materials to address problem solving - did you ever consider videos? I found 10 wordless videos that are fun and make kids think about how to fix the main c

Listening Comprehension has never been so fun for teachers and students! Traditional and Interactive notebook designs both included. 4 listening passages (leveled) included on therapy dogs, female elephants, courageous cats and horse racing. Students will learn different listening strategies like note taking, from their notes they will answer questions, they will use the answers from their questions to make original and fun art related to the listening comprehension passages!

Listening Comprehension has never been so fun for teachers and students! Traditional and Interactive notebook designs both included. 4 listening passages (leveled) included on therapy dogs, female elephants, courageous cats and horse racing. Students will learn different listening strategies like note taking, from their notes they will answer questions, they will use the answers from their questions to make original and fun art related to the listening comprehension passages!

Blurt beans are AWESOME for helping kids not interrupt and earn fun rewards! Read this!

Miss Giraffe's Class: 25 Chatty Class Classroom Management Strategies for Overly Talkative Students