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Amazing Looking Privacy Folders on the cheap! Photo tutorial on how to make privacy folders from dollar store materials. Just in time for back to school! Classroom Hacks, 5th Grade Classroom, Future Classroom, School Classroom, Classroom Design, Classroom Procedures, Classroom Supplies, Setting Up A Classroom, School Supplies

Do It Yourself Privacy Folders - Undercover Classroom

Here is a photo tutorial on how to make privacy folders from dollar store…

Teaching classroom management - Teacher hacks to save your sanity Classroom Hacks, Classroom Procedures, Classroom Setup, Classroom Design, School Classroom, Future Classroom, Kindergarten Classroom Organization, Classroom Behavior, Classroom Ideas For Teachers

Teacher hacks to save your sanity

We could all use some fresh new teaching ideas right!?!? I don't care how long you've been teaching when you come across a newish, brilliant idea you know you get excited - c'mon admit it! I wanted to share a few that work really well for me - these ideas have saved my sanity over the years and I hope they are helpful to you too! PENCIL POUCHES This teacher hack has worked beautifully so far this year and I'm thrilled with it. I got rid of pencil boxes! For real folks! On my supply list I…

Genius Hacks That Actual School Teachers Swear By Use duct tape to keep marker sets together. 51 Genius Hacks Teachers Actually Swear ByUse duct tape to keep marker sets together. 51 Genius Hacks Teachers Actually Swear By Classroom Hacks, Classroom Setting, Classroom Setup, Kindergarten Classroom, Future Classroom, Classroom Teacher, Classroom Arrangement, Classroom Tools, Classroom Supplies

51 Genius Hacks That Actual School Teachers Swear By

Get the most out of your school year with these ideas that will save money, time, and patience.

Problem losing pencils in your classroom? This even worked with my High Schoolers! Then I put pieces of tape on each with a number relating to each student's seat number. Classroom Hacks, Classroom Procedures, Classroom Organisation, Teacher Organization, Classroom Setup, Teacher Tools, Classroom Design, School Classroom, Classroom Management

Tell your students nobody leaves until they are all back. Take a cardboard box, cut little X's for the pencils to punch through. Or you can take a 2x4 or a piece of thicker wood and drill holes 3/4 of the way through the wood with a drill bit that is slightly larger than the writing utensils. Then I put pieces of tape on each with a number relating to each student's seat number.

Middle School OCD: Five For Friday Interactive Notebook Special! Brown lunchbag pocketeses for precious things Interactive Student Notebooks, Science Notebooks, Math Notebooks, Reading Notebooks, Middle School Classroom, Middle School Science, Beginning Of School, Sunday School, High School

Five For Friday Interactive Notebook Special!

Fridays are flying by! And that is not a happy feeling. I am starting to have those moments of panic when I realize that there is no way I will finish everything on my list before I have to go back. Oh well, such is life:). Warning! This is a triple purpose post! Not only is it Five for Friday linky with Doodle Bugs... ...but it will be an Interactive Notebook Linky posting with 4mulaFun... ...and as promised, the winner of the Bloglovin' linky! 1. Without any further ado, the winner…

Gumball dispenser filled with pencil tip erasers. Cute teacher gift, too. I wonder how many students would "lose" their erasers and need a new one if this was available?

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Cool Idea! I need to try this.

One new teacher in 10 will quit by the end of the first year. One teacher coined a phrase that explains why: Dark, Evil Vortex Of Late September, October and November, or DEVOLSON. High School Classroom, Science Classroom, Future Classroom, I School, School Stuff, Classroom Hacks, Teachers Aide, First Year Teachers, New Teachers

Hey, New Teacher, Don't Quit. It Will Get Better

One new teacher in 10 will quit by the end of the first year. One teacher coined a phrase that explains why: Dark, Evil Vortex Of Late September, October and November, or DEVOLSON.

Turn and Talk or Partner Wheel for Grade ELL Students Classroom Hacks, 5th Grade Classroom, School Classroom, Future Classroom, Classroom Decor, Primary Classroom, Classroom Design, Elementary Teacher, Upper Elementary

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If you work with upper elementary ELL students, try making a partner or turn and talk wheel for when students come to the rug. When 4th and 5th grade students have structured conversations about what they are learning, the learning sticks more. Setting up a system for students to turn and talk saves time.

Pensive Sloth small ziplock baggies for storing classroom games and station materials. I love tiny ziplock bags and you can find them at craft stores for super cheap. Classroom hack / management tip for upper elementary teachers. Classroom Hacks, Classroom Organization, Classroom Management, Elementary Teacher, Upper Elementary, Management Tips, Sloth, Craft Stores, Science

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@The Pensive Sloth small ziplock baggies for storing classroom games and station materials. I love tiny ziplock bags and you can find them at craft stores for super cheap. Classroom hack / management tip for upper elementary teachers.

Make a four-pocket folder by combining a folder with brads with a plain two-pocket folder. 25 Clever Classroom Tips For Elementary School Teachers Organization And Management, Teacher Organization, Teacher Tools, Classroom Management, Teacher Resources, Teacher Hacks, Teaching Ideas, School Resources, Teacher Stuff

4 Pocket Folders Revisited

I got so many wonderful comments on my previous post about 4 pocket folders . Thank you all so much. A couple of you commented & contacted m...

Favorite Mean Girls quotes compilations Cady Heron is a hit with The Plastics, the A-list girl clique at her new school, until she makes the mistake of falling for Aaron Samuels, the ex-boyfriend of alpha Plastic Regina George. "Mean Girls"… Teacher Organization, Teacher Tools, Teacher Hacks, Teacher Resources, Teacher Quotes, Teacher Humor, Tina Fey, Tina Tina, It Management

17 Insanely Clever Hacks For Teachers, By Teachers

Prepare to save time and money. Inspired by this thread.

QR codes glued into student notes that link to video examples.awesome idea for flipped classroom! Interactive Student Notebooks, Math Notebooks, Reading Notebooks, Science Classroom, School Classroom, Google Classroom, Math School, Math Teacher, Teaching Science

Techie Thursday: Using QR Codes in the Classroom

I'm Katie Lyon, a 5th grade teacher, VP, Director of our 1:1 iPad program, and blogger. I share classroom tips, ideas, & resources for the classroom.

use magnets to keep name tags on sides of desks--easy to remove to use, move seats, and saves name tags and kids from picking at the tape ON the desks! Classroom Desk, Classroom Hacks, Future Classroom, School Classroom, My School Life, School Daze, Classroom Organization, Classroom Management, Desk Name Tags

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Well, first, I have to tell you that I have had lack of pictures lately because I am currently packing up my classroom. I have been asked to move to SECOND grade next year. I've spent my entire career (of course, that's just 13 years) in K-1, so this is a big move! The best part is that I'm moving back to my old room, that I was just in love with. My current room lacks a lot of things... I'm not looking forward to moving a classroom when 7 months pregnant and during the humid, hot summer…