A Turn to Learn
There are so many possibilities for classroom jobs, and the kids just love them! I always have one job for each student in my class! They love being “in charge” of something… no matter how big or small the task! I wanted to share with you some of the classroom jobs that have absolutely changed […]
25 Ways to Dismiss Your Class
I am always looking for new ways to dismiss my class. Whether we are going from the carpet area back to our desks or from our desks to th...
20 Tips for New Teachers — Alleah Maree
Hey hey, teacher friend!! Oh MY, congratulations on landing a teaching job! I’m so INCREDIBLY stoked for you. I remember that feeling and it’s so SO good. Whether it’s your first classroom or maybe you’re going back after being away for a bit, either way that’s super exciting and I know you’re goi
50+ De-escalation Strategies
Being able to de-escalate and defuse situations with kids and young adults is an extremely helpful skill. Kids and young adults who become emotionally overwhelmed or irritated in a situation may begin to express their emotions in aggressive or violent ways. Some examples of these behaviors might inc
Strategies for Oppositional Kids
Working with kids and young adults who are oppositional can be challenging. Being oppositional might mean refusing to do work, breaking rules, and engaging in other challenging behaviors. The truth is, many kids can be oppositional from time to time, so many of these strategies work with all learner
46 Anger Management Activities for Kids: How to Help an Angry Kid - Very Special Tales
How do I explain to my kid what anger is and its function? What does anger look like? How angry am I? 30 Anger management activities for kids.
Rug Rules Classroom Poster
This is a poster to remind students of the rules when sitting on the rug for group activities. Measures 8x10" but can easily be enlarged by printing on ledger paper.
Pet Themed Movement Cards and Printables | Pink Oatmeal Shop
The pet themed movement cards is perfect for easy and fun movement with a pet theme. With the pet themed brain break cards you can feel confident you have fun pet themed movement that your kids will LOVE! When you purchase pet themed movement cards you will receive a downloadable PDF file. Read more details below.
Infographic: 12 Ways to Help Kids Calm Down | Special Mom Advocate
Related Bonnie LandauBonnie Landau is a special education advocate and educational consultant in Ventura County, California. Her goal is to help parents find strategies and solutions to help their children succeed in school and in life. Bonnie is the author of Special Ed Mom Survival Guide: How to Prevail in the Special Education Process and …
How To Respond When Your Child Says I Can't Do It
How to respond to your child when they say "I Can't Do It" and then they do not try to do the task they need/want to be accomplished.