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5th grade classroom

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Bulletin Board Ideas for the Elementary Classroom – Tales From a Very Busy Teacher

My favorite part about getting ready for back to school is getting all of the bulletin boards set up around my classroom. Here are some of my favorite ideas.

More Amazon Must Haves for Your Classroom - Teach Create Motivate

Amazon is a teacher's best friend! Each year my list of must haves for the classroom grows so I'm here to share more of my Amazon classroom finds!

These are the very best 5th grade books to read aloud to your class. Teacher tested & student approved books for 5th graders!

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The first year I began teaching, one of my teammates shared with me this fantastic acronym for GROUPS.  I thought I would post it and share ...

The first year I began teaching, one of my teammates shared with me this fantastic acronym for GROUPS. I thought I would post it and share it with you all. I have always had it hanging in my room, and have created small versions to hand out to students before they begin group work. Some ... Read more

Upper Elementary Snapshots: Back-to-School Routines & Procedures

Before the start of each school year, I spend a lot of time reevaluating the routines and procedures that I use in my classroom. Establishing routines and procedures early on, sets the stage for a well-managed classroom and helps ensure "smooth sailing" for rest of the school year!! Below is a list that I refer to each year when establishing routines and procedures for my classroom.... {Click here to download!} Like anything else we teach our students, these routines and procedures need to…

Fifth Grade Teachers: a Few Tips to Start the Year On the Right Foot

The start of a new school year is always such a great feeling. You and your students get a fresh start. You can try new things. You can toss things that haven’t worked for you. In today’s post, I’m sharing a few things that I think every fifth-grade teacher NEEDS to have in place before […]