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Quick Time Fillers for Subs~ descriptions of games here. Great sub ideas to stretch out a lesson, fill time, keep student energy positive!

5 Minute Time Fillers or Brain Breaks ->Journey of a Substitute Teacher: Quick Time Fillers


Idea for Brownie Dance Badge: For a "surprise" movement/dance when you need something to fill time. Would be easy to put in a can and have a student pick one out. Use rhythm patterns for student to clap, or sing intervals, or name tempo markings, etc.

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Give Me Five Behavior Management Posters

This would make a great procedure (Harry Wong). Count to five or hold up one finger at a time when the class needs to refocus. Discuss what occurs for each number at the beginning of the school year and eventually the reaction will be automatic.

Cool outline for subs giving them a brief overview of your classroom management style and classroom guidelines.

(I thought this said Free and Edible.) Well after a day of subbing you never know! Free and Editable Substitute Cheat Sheet-great for the beginning of the school year!

Anyone who has been a substitute teacher knows that with all the perks there are a lot of issues that subs face that regular classroom teachers do not.  Here are some tips and tricks that I've picked up along the way!

Substitute Teacher Tips and Tricks! 6 fantastic tips and tricks to help you be a successful substitute! This post will help erase any nerves you have about becoming a sub or help you turn around any negative subbing experiences you've had.

Challenge Capsules for kids who get done early.  Give them a challenge that if fun and a surprise.

Neat idea for all camps. Could work as a"panic game/activity " Art Challenge capsules for students who finish early-- keep those high achievers moving :) teacher-teacher-teacher

Why Didn’t I Think of That? 5 Classroom Tips and Tricks | The Teaching Excellence Program

Why Didn’t I Think of That? 5 Classroom Tips and Tricks

Self-Assessment Strategy- students use cards to indicate how they are progressing through the independent practice. This allows the teacher to intervene when necessary and gauge students' understanding of concepts.

10 Rhetorical Questions to Stop Using in the Classroom - BlairTurner.com

10 Rhetorical Questions to Stop Using in the Classroom along with much better alternatives. A total MUST READ for teachers (and parents).><> I can totally feel the frustrating rhetorical questions coming out of my mouth as a parent.