Calming About Me Banner plus Distance Learning Activity
You can display your students' talent and their names with this DIY coloring banner. Coloring helps students relieve stress and take a break from a rigorous task. Ten designs are included.
Back to School Activities "Get To Know You" First Week of School
Begin the year with some fun and fresh back to school activities to help your students get to know each other during the first weeks of school! These seven back-to-school activities, geared toward students in grades 3 through 5, are engaging and interactive! Includes all the descriptions, printables...
Virtual Field Trips: Using the Internet to Transport Kids Around the World
Discover ways to take your kids on virtual field trips on-line, exploring the world from your classroom or home with your tablets or computers!
Joanne Miller on Instagram: “Want a head start on next year's planning? Why reinvent the wheel? I created file folders for each week and run an extra copy of any…”
1,151 Likes, 119 Comments - Joanne Miller (@headoverheelsforteaching) on Instagram: “Want a head start on next year's planning? Why reinvent the wheel? I created file folders for each…”
The First Day of Middle School
Whether you're a new teacher, new to middle school, or just pressing the reset button for the year, I hope you find some new and different things to think about because, well, I'm somewhat opinionated! :) By: Erin Cobb
Switch Sides if...
This would be a very fun activity the first week of school! Teacher says a statement (ex. Switch sides if you like hot dogs more than pizza.) and the students either stay or move. The kids could also talk about why they did/didn't move. Fun back to school ice breaker!
25 Attention Getters to Calm A Noisy Classroom
25 Attention Getters to Calm A Noisy Classroom - Education to the Core:
30 Free or Inexpensive Gift Ideas for Students
Giving gifts is one of the joys of December, but if you have a large class and a small budget, it can be challenging to give gifts to all of your students. Read on for some ideas that can help!
Printing with Color Ink on a Budget - A Teachable Teacher
Learn my favorite way for printing with color ink on a budget! The best service I found for teachers to print in color and save money.
10 Simple Ways to Get Your Students Moving to Learn - Learning in Room 213
HIGH SCHOOL AND MIDDLE SCHOOL: Keep your students active and engaged! Get them moving for better learning.
Classroom: My whiteboard organization! I used black electric tape to grid my white board. I printed signs for Monday-Friday, weekly agenda, bellwork, today and objective on my computer, glued it to black paper and laminated them! Then taped them up! This helps to keep me and my students organized! :) - image only
Pandora Stations for the middle school classroom
You may also be interested in this post I like to use music to teach in my classroom (if you know me, this is obvious). However, I also like to use it just for fun during independent time (Or quite group time) I decided to share with you guys some of my favorite Pandora radio stations. Unless it is holiday music I like to try to keep it to mostly instrumental arraignments. Instrumental Versions of Popular Songs These stations are GREAT. They are all instrumental arguments of songs that are…
How to Streamline Behavior Documentation in a Middle School Classroom
I can’t believe it has been about 2 months since my last post! I came running back to the blog tonight because I have to share something I found on Pinterest (of course) that is streamlining …
My new class syllabus. Inspiration came from one I saw online by a college professor Dr. Newbold. Infographic US History Syllabus