How to Create Your Own Bitmoji Stickers for Your Classroom
Ok so I'm officially obsessed with Bitmojis. I've always been a fan for personal use, but now I'm excited to use them in my classroom this year as well. I think that my students will really get a kick out of them. They're the perfect way to subtly engage students and continue to build positive relationships.
#TeacherHacks: The 20 Best Instagram Teacher Hacks of 2019-20
Teachers are always looking for ways to make their lives a little easier, a little more fun. We've got you covered with all the best #teacherhacks!
Story of my Name Writing
Today I'm sharing one of my favourite tasks for building community in the classroom. Students are able to share an important aspect of themselves (the story of their name) with the class and with me, their teacher. Through this task we are also working on important skills, like reading comprehension, writing, and reflection. Day 1 To begin, I asked my students to write any name they wish they had on a sticky note. They then placed it in a mason jar. I read my class the story "The Name Jar"…
How To Create A Farmhouse Themed Classroom
Looking to turn your classroom into a farmhouse masterpiece? Checkout the 8 farmhouse essentials that every farmhouse classroom needs!
Close Reading: Giving Students a Purpose for Repeated Reading - Two Little Birds
To teachers, close reading can sometimes seem intimidating. I used to feel like I did not have enough time in my reading block to have students complete meaningful reading AND respond to it. To students, close reading can seem repetitive…and let’s be honest, that’s because it is! It seems repetitive because…
13 Epic Ideas for Your Teacher Cart
Spoiler alert it's a teacher cart. I will show you epic ideas for your teacher rolling cart and where to get it. Idea #10 may change your life!
11 Easy Desk Arrangements for Your Best Classroom Yet - The Classroom Key
I’ve done a lot of experimenting with desk arrangements over the years. I’ve definitely found my favorite. Keep reading, I’ll tell you about it. I’ve also discovered that it’s smart to pick a few arrangements that you like and teach your students how to quickly move between the positions when the activity requires it.…
Watercolour Planets - Space Themed Art for Kids
Get creative with this space-themed art project for kids inspired by literature to create an imaginative set of watercolour planets.
Gorgeous classroom design ideas for back to school 29 > limanotas.com
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83 Best Classroom Organization Ideas - Chaylor & Mads
The best ideas in classroom organization This includes the best ideas to organize your bookshelves, create an epic teacher cart, plus create the perfect space just for you!
Collaborative Short Story Review Poster Project
Whenever I teach freshmen or sophomores, I always begin the school year with a short story unit. I use this unit to introduce literary elements to my students, and they start exploring literary analysis. I believe it is a perfect way to begin the school year. Toward the end of my short story unit, I assign my students a collaborative short story review poster project that takes two days. I use the poster project as a final review activity before our short story unit test and essay. And since…
Nebula Chalk Art Tutorial
In honor of the astronomy studies you have enjoyed or any Star Wars fans out there, enjoy this space chalk pastel art tutorial! Space art is simply so beautiful. It is so easy to achieve gorgeous results with a few layers of color – just black construction paper and chalk pastels! Related post: Art Makes A Homeschool Day Better Chalk Art Supplies Supplies needed: Black construction paper. Chalk pastels - dark pink, light pink, white, light blue, tan and white. Note: if you do not have…
50 Shades of Grades – Teacher Trap
Ideas for helping students begin to understand the meaning of letter and number grades so that grades are a learning tool!