I like this class promise. Read everyday at the end of announcements to review expectations and set the tone.
Back to school activity - really fun for elementary grades... Have done this in a variety of ways in my day...but not anything "back to school." Looks like fun for the first week or so... (sit in circle..outside..)
Long vowel poems that teach phonemic awareness and spelling skills simultaneously in a catchy way that is easy for kids to remember.
Great common core math homework. I am so doing this next year. What a great way to spin off what I have started this year.
Sugar Blossoms: Classroom Cheers Holy Cow! The kids will love to pick the way they want to cheer for themselves or be cheered for! Fun First Grade Family activity!!!!
30 Simple Ways You Should Be Using Google. So useful! I am always forgetting how much google can actually do. For those days when I'm in a hurry or don't feel like sifting through the web to find a new tool, I'll just use google for the basics. And t
Straw Structure Design Samples.The Challenge is to build the tallest structure with 50 straws and a small roll of tape. The structure must be able to support a 200g orange.