Using a Boo Boo Basket in the Classroom!
Oh my goodness! If I had a nickel for every bandaid I gave out in my classroom, I just might be a millionaire! My sweet little firsties think that a bandaid will make them feel all better, and maybe even save the world! You've got to love that innocence, right!? However, having to go get a bandaid from the cabinet above my sink multiple times throughout the week got very annoying, so this year I decided to do something to tackle the madness! Introducing, the Boo Boo Basket! This little…
Ketchup, Pickles, Mustard, and Mayo EDITABLE Slides & Timers Distance Learning
These EDITABLE ketchup, pickles, and mustard templates are a wonderful way to allow your students to "ketchup" on incomplete work while other students "pick" an activity to do! You may also assign mustard "must do" activities to be completed. This template also includes EDITABLE timers so that stud...
Pandemic Teaching: YOU CAN DO THIS! - Ship Shape Elementary
Teaching during a pandemic is no joke. That abrupt shift to distance learning this spring still has me reeling a bit. And as I look ahead to August and all of the unknowns that come along with going back to school there is a part of me that wants to cower and hide in a […]
The Original - 21 days to make a good habit: printable pdf sheet
They say it takes twenty-one days to make or break a habit. Are you ready to change something, but you need that extra little motivation to keep you going? This printable, reusable document will help you research, plan, motivate, and execute that healthful, happy, good habit into life in just three teeny tiny weeks! Why not use this sheet to: - commit to an exercise routine - eat better, and enjoy better health - be more intentional with your family - take better care of yourself - say…
How to End Your Week On a High Note: A Friday Favorite!
Elementary teachers share tried and true resources tested in our own classrooms - Classroom Tested Resources
Shelbee Keller on Instagram: “My kids are ready for summer. I'm ready for summer. My anchorchart markers are ready to retire (look at that sad pink "K" 😅). At this point…”
752 Likes, 60 Comments - Shelbee Keller (@shenanigans.in.second) on Instagram: “My kids are ready for summer. I'm ready for summer. My anchorchart markers are ready to retire…”
BOUNCY BANDS REVIEW This year I was excited to become familiar with a new type of fidget: Bouncy Bands. I'm not writing this from the perspective of someone trying to get sales for Bouncy Bands. I'm writing this from the perspective of a teacher who 100% believes in this product and wants other teachers to know about it. With that said, I'd love for you to keep in mind that (like with anything) this is not a "one-size-fits-all" product. Nothing is. But I can tell you that it was absolutely…
CLASSROOM MANAGEMENT FORM: MISSING STUDENT WORK
CLASSROOM MANAGEMENT FORM MISSING STUDENT WORK: Use this free classroom management form as a way to keep track of which students have not submitted owed work to you. Simply print the form, laminate it, attach to your desk, and use dry erase markers to use the form over and over again. When you co...
Close Reading: Giving Students a Purpose for Repeated Reading
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…
Kristin on Instagram: “Students were excited to find an interactive morning welcome 💞 After unpacking, they picked a name off the board, wrote them a kind note,…”
683 Likes, 86 Comments - Kristin (@liveloveandteach) on Instagram: “Students were excited to find an interactive morning welcome 💞 After unpacking, they picked a name…”
How I use the Super Improvers Wall:)
Last year was the first time I used Whole Brain Teaching. I didn't use the Super Improvers Wall, but instead used a ton of other classroom ...
Montana Riley on Instagram: “I hope everyone has enjoyed their day off 🤩 I’m not sure about you all, but it was much needed for this teacher. Wishing you all a great…”
432 Likes, 22 Comments - Montana Riley (@teachinganduplifting) on Instagram: “I hope everyone has enjoyed their day off 🤩 I’m not sure about you all, but it was much needed for…”