More ideas from Mary
Random Acts of Kindness: One Teacher's Amazing Plan! | Minds in Bloom

A reader wrote in to Minds in Bloom sharing her plan for random acts of kindness in her classroom. Learn how she did it and how her students responded!

Start your school year right and have fantastic classroom management with these rules!  This activity and idea will help set the rules for back to school - and there's a FREEBIE!

Start your school year right and have fantastic classroom management with these rules! This activity and idea will help set the rules for back to school - and there's a FREEBIE!

Bullies in the Classroom

Many of the novels I share with my students incorporate bullying, which inspired this teaching resource.

Outsource it! 50 Ways to Utilize Classroom Volunteers | Minds in Bloom

Parent volunteers are helping a teacher "outsource" their work. Here are 50 Ways to Utilize Classroom Volunteers - this is a great post from Rachel of Minds in Bloom

Great anchor chart for helping students to stay productive.

Outlaw "I'm Done!" I LOVE this post from Kady at The Teacher Trap. She makes some really good points and includes suggestions for helping kids change their mindsets about rushing through their assignments.