Herding Cats

Collection by Cassie K.

Cassie K.
Toothpaste Squirt Lesson for teaching kids not to be rude and put down others. I may do this with my kids. I have a zero tolerance policy for being rude in my classroom. I say we speak kindly to our friends in the classroom. Beginning Of The School Year, First Day Of School, Sunday School, School School, Behaviour Management, Classroom Management, Time Management, Teaching Tools, Teaching Kids

Teaching Children Not to Be Rude!

Corkboard Connections is a blog written by Laura Candler who enjoys connecting terrific teachers with amazing resources!

I like the randomness of this behavior incentive. Behavior board - When students do something good, pull out a stick with a number on it When 10 numbers in a row are colored in, students get a party. Behavior Board, Classroom Behavior Management, Behaviour Management, Behavior Bingo, Behavior Incentives, Classroom Rewards, Behavior Plans, Classroom Behavior Chart, Behavior System

Good times

A few days ago, I went to pick up the kids from lunch and walked in as one of the amazing women from the lunch staff was having a serious ...

Visible learning - Fieldcrest Grade Eight Own Your Learning Student checkin before saying Classroom Posters, School Classroom, Classroom Ideas, Grade 8 Classroom, Classroom Contract, Class Contract, Classroom Norms, Classroom Expectations, Art Classroom

Own Your Learning

We've had the students focus on positive self-talk this year, and maintaining a positive attitude toward new or challenging learning situati...

great idea for alternative seating options for ADHD and Autistic students Classroom Behavior, Autism Classroom, Classroom Environment, Classroom Setup, Classroom Design, Future Classroom, School Classroom, Classroom Flexible Seating, Classroom Desk Arrangement

"I have buckets that I have transformed into seating for students that chose to work in there (great for ADHD and Autistic students)" Love this!

Do you have a chatty class? Check out these 13 Tips for a Talkative Class! Classroom Management Strategies, Classroom Procedures, Teaching Strategies, Kindergarten Classroom Management, Teaching Ideas, Music Classroom, School Classroom, Future Classroom, Classroom Ideas

13 Tips for a Talkative Class - teachtrainlove.com

I LOVE my class this year. Diverse. Capable. Sweet. Unique. Enthusiastic. Energetic. Hard-working. Funny. Lovable. These are some of the words that come to mind when I think of my first graders. But one more word that also comes to mind is...chatty. Very chatty. We are a 'work in progress' with this. And thank goodness, we are continuing to improve each week. :-) Now, don't get me wrong, I believe a classroom should be FULL of rich, collaborative dialogue. Student discussion is vital, and…

7 Reasons why I use a Behavior Notebook for classroom management and documentati. 7 Reasons why I use a Behavior Notebook for classroom . Teacher Organization, Teacher Tools, Teacher Hacks, Teacher Resources, Teacher Binder, Organized Teacher, Teacher Memes, Teacher Notebook, Behavior Management

7 Reasons why I use a Behavior Notebook in my Classroom - Savvy Scaffolds

A behavior notebook is a whole-class management technique for recording classroom misbehavior that integrates student reflection & ownership. It can quickly be implemented with any existing rules and discipline plan, and is used as an alternative to other methods such as a clip chart, card system, or writing names on the board. Each student …

instead of classroom rules, a class promise :) Classroom Rules, Classroom Behavior, Classroom Posters, Kindergarten Classroom, Future Classroom, School Classroom, Classroom Organization, Classroom Promise, Classroom Ideas

instead of having rules hung up on the wall, make it fun and hang this up. this way it doesn't seem like "rules"....idea for work next year :)

All About RESPECT poster reminders for students. Seven strategies to help build respect and create positive learning environments in the classroom. Classroom Behavior, Classroom Environment, Classroom Posters, Classroom Displays, Future Classroom, School Classroom, Classroom Organization, Classroom Management, Classroom Decor


An educational blog focused on project based learning, STEM, and providing unique ideas and resources to engage students.

classroom rules for high school Classroom Procedures, Classroom Behavior, Classroom Posters, Classroom Ideas, Rules And Procedures, Classroom Libraries, Classroom Routines, History Classroom, History Education

Classroom Management – You Only Need Two Rules

I had a conversation recently with a colleague, and we agreed that in order to have a classroom with fewer behavior problems, all teachers have to do is enforce two rules: respect yourself and resp…

CLASSROOM ORGANIZATION~ Use copy paper box lids to organize the inside of student desks. Might work for those kids whose desk is like the black hole. Classroom Organisation, Teacher Organization, Classroom Setup, Classroom Design, Future Classroom, School Classroom, Classroom Management, Organization Ideas, Classroom Hacks

One of our jobs as teachers is to teach organization. If you have a student who is really struggling, use a copy paper box top as a drawer. It's genius and it works!

Mindset BUNDLE for Teens: All Components Social Emotional Learning Growth Mindset Bundle Middle School Counseling, School Social Work, High School Classroom, School Counselor, English Classroom, Classroom Ideas, Social Emotional Learning, Social Skills, Character Education

Growth Mindset BUNDLE for Teens: Social Emotional Learning + DIGITAL

Growth Mindset MEGA bundle- Includes two (2) bulletin boards, growth mindset portfolio, growth journal, and bell ringers for teens**As of June 22, 2020, there is a DIGITAL version of the Growth Mindset Portfolio AND Growth Journal included in this resource. It is compatible with Google Slides + Goo...

9 ways to teach students to be responsible in the elementary classroom gives some good tips and ideas on how to instill a sense of responsibility in your students. Improve classroom management and classroom culture as you work on this character trait. Classroom Behavior, School Classroom, Classroom Management, Behavior Management, Classroom Ideas, Classroom Organization, Classroom Environment, Future Classroom, Management Tips

Teach Responsibility in the Elementary Classroom

Teach responsibility in your elementary classroom through the use of anchor charts. Continue refining what responsibility means to your students all year.

Organization for classroom or home desk- Love this! Front folders for unfinished work instead of inside desks where sometimes the work disappears into black holes. - or on the sides if they sit at tables! 2nd Grade Classroom, Future Classroom, School Classroom, School Fun, Classroom Ideas, Classroom Design, Classroom Name Tags, School Ideas, Classroom Libraries

2nd Grade Sandcastle

I saw this online today, and fell in love! I'm not sure who the original writer is to give them credit, but here ya go! If you know, let me know :) I'm going to frame it and hang it in my classroom!