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a pink and yellow poster with the words stop saying you are so smart and start saying
Stop Saying "You're So Smart" - Growth Mindset
Studies have shown that telling kids they are smart, can actually cause them to not work as hard. Here are some other choices :)
Brain Breaks to get your blood pumping and your brain engaged! Learning, Adhd, Brain Breaks, Education, Organisation, Teaching, Physical Activities, Improve Focus
Brain Breaks: An Important Tool for Every Parent! - Heather Haupt
Brain Breaks to get your blood pumping and your brain engaged!
an orange speech bubble with the words fun way to get your class to stop chatting
A Turn to Learn
a fun way to get your kids to stop chatting.... check out the link for a cute video and little tricks on how to use it for classroom management!
a bucket filled with cookies sitting on top of a counter
Brain Breaks & YouTube: Watch & Wiggle Links + FREEBIE
Brain Breaks are a way to respect the whole child in some students, especially those who need some breaks in the day in order to stay on task and focused the rest of the time. This also creates a classroom environment of creativity and collaboration because the kids can work together and think outside the box for some of the activities on the popsicle sticks.
a binder that has some writing on it
A Glance Into My Guided Reading Binder!
Love this idea for grouping students. You can move students around when you need too. If your using ability grouping you can see where they started and how much they have grown.
a bulletin board with numbers and words on it
Growing Kinders
Love this idea...a daily focus chart in your meeting area to review the important stuff each day.
two blue folders sitting next to each other
Small Bites and Movement
Cut a file folder into strips. The shorter the attention span, the smaller you will cut the strips. I cut this one into 3 parts. Students open 1 flap at a time and always begin at the top and work their way down. Students complete the work that they can see when a flap is open.
a binder that has some writing on it
A Glance Into My Guided Reading Binder!
Guided Reading Binder
a blue sign that says elf on the shelf classroom activities and me'd from
Teaching with Mel D
a row of colorful binders with writing on them sitting on a wooden table in front of a pair of scissors
Building Fluency - The Quick and Easy Way!
FLUENCY STRIPS! 480 simple sentences that help kids read sight word and cvc words! These are perfect for BEGINNING readers and/or STRUGGLING readers. Great for assessment, too!
a poster with words and pictures on it that say, what is the text?
10 Super-Innovative Teacher Ideas for Close Reading
Questions good readers ask .... Follow for free 'too-neat-not-to-keep' teaching tools other fun stuff :)
three pieces of paper with the word claire written in different colors and sizes on them
Rainbow Names!
Rainbow Names...Perfect 1st day of school activity. Teach kiddos your expectations for how to use their supplies and taking pride in their work!
an info poster showing the different types of boats
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Read to a child. Change the world. (Usbourne Books)