Class Rules - Posters - Activities Inspired by Ron Clark's Essential 55
After visiting The Ron Clark Academy, I bought the book, The Essential 55 by Ron Clark. This book talks about the rules Ron uses in his classroom/school. They are mainly common sense, but some of them were a bit long for elementary students. I simplified some of the rules and came up with other ones...
Voice-o-Meter Art Room Volume Control - Create Art with ME
Create Art with ME Art Technique Lesson plans and worksheets, Learn to paint, Learn to Draw
How to Reward Your Class Almost for Free - Grade School Giggles
We should encourage and celebrates each child's successes. There are so many ways to celebrate students. Here are 60 free and cheap rewards.
22 Awesome First Grade Anchor Charts That We Can't Wait to Use - WeAreTeachers
First grade anchor charts are great tools for reminding kids about concepts in math, writing, spelling, science, and more! Check out these great ideas.
Colors and Kindergarten
The best part of teaching is that it matters. The hardest part of teaching is that every moment matters, every day.
Warning Cards (A Classroom Management Tool!)
WARNING CARDS (A CLASSROOM MANAGEMENT TOOL!) - TeachersPayTeachers.com
Parent Involvement Matters | Comprehension Connection
High parent engagement can be nothing but positive, and Henderson and Berla (1994) reviewed and analyzed eighty-five studies that documented the comprehensive benefits of parent involvement in children’s education. Here is a summary the benefits they noted for the children, parents, teachers, and the school. How Parental Involvement Helps Our Kids There are many benefits to ... Read More about Parent Involvement Matters
BEHAVIOR SPECIFIC CLIP CHART Helping Those Kids Who Forget Why They Moved a Clip
Behavior Specific Clip Chart-Helping kids remember why they moved their clip.
Consequences That Teach Better Behavior (Instead of Punish)
This post is full of my ideas for effective consequences that actually teach BETTER BEHAVIOR than simply punish a child for a discipline problem!