A Bad Case of Tattle Tongue
This post contains affiliate links for your shopping ease. If you make a purchase using my link, Amazon credits me a very small percentage. But don't worry, it doesn't cost you any extra! One of my favorites books for teaching the difference between tattling and telling is A Bad Case of Tattle Tongue. I read this book at the beginning of each school year and throughout the year when my students need a gentle reminder. A Bad Case of Tattle Tongue is about a young boy named Josh who doesn't…
Favorite Pins Friday & A New 2nd/3rd Collaborative Blog!
Happy Friday! (Don't you just love the summer when you forget what day it is?) I am linking up with Cara from First Grade Parade and her weekly Favorite Pins Friday to share some of my recent Pinterest finds! Favorite School Pins: Completely agree, although I do love the Target Dollar Bins this time of year :) :) :) Love this chart from Using My Teacher Voice for the first week back to school! Favorite Style Pins: Chevron nails? Yes, please :) Currently obsessing over polka dots and…
A New Way to Introduce the Color Wheel - The Art of Education University
I recently took a graduate class titled “Supports for English Language Learners.” In this class, I learned various strategies to use when teaching English Language Learners. I was also reminded of the importance of using vocabulary and visual aids in my lesson plans. I found most of the strategies I learned from this class can […]
Classroom Management - Give Me Five Mini-Posters
This cute set of mini-posters illustrates the age-old "Give Me Five" behavior management trick. When making visual reminders like this, I think that for them to be effective, it's important to have graphics that really show he kids what the expectations are. I couldn't find any clipart that matched ...
Voice Levels Wall Chart
Volume Chart for the Classroom This resource is an absolute class management must. Use the scale to educate your children about which voice levels are appropriate for different scenarios. Pin the chart up in your classroom and refer back to it to help your children feel confident about which voice to use and when. Get them involved and turn it into a fun activity with some prompt questions. Can they think of any other situations when they would use 3 - their normal voice? If they were…
Teaching Tip – Clothespins and Binder Rings
Clothespins and binder rings are quite handy to have around the classroom. They are relatively inexpensive and can be used throughout the entire school year without having to replace them.Here's
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