Masters of Prefixes, Suffixes and Root Words
WORD PARTS LESSON~ Students form groups of three or four. Each group gets a disposable plate with three sections. The sections are labeled “prefix,” “suffix,” and “root word.” Finally, groups are given a bag of big words. They use scissors to cut the words into parts, and then drop each part into its respective section on the plate. Great idea!
Toys, materials, shelves and rotation at 17 months
Otis' toys and materials at 17 months. Most of these I have written about before. We don't frequently buy toys but rather rotate them. 17 months feels like a good time to make an inventory. It's time for me to take stock of the materials Otis has and plan for the future. Eighteen months feels like a turning point and I want to be prepared. 1., 2. and 3. All stackers featured here. Yes, he's still using all of them! 4. Ball tracker. A range of tracking toys are featured here. 5. Imbucare box…
Back to School: Beginning of the Year Activities Pack
Includes US and UK/Canadian Spellings! Start off the new school year with these ice breakers and community building activities. This pack includes: * Classmate Scavenger Hunt (Primary and Intermediate-lined) * Find a Friend Scavenger Hunt (Primary and Intermediate-lined) * Materials for "Two Tru...
Quiet Critters - when you decide it's important for students to be quiet, pass out the quiet critters. Take them away from students who talk. At the end of the activity anyone who still has a quiet critter gets a prize, point, whatever you use. cute!
Bulletin Board Ideas for Teachers & Classroom Decorating
Need some new bulletin board ideas for your classroom? We have hundreds of unique designs for just about every holiday, season, and theme imaginable!
Hey Everyone! This is Anna from Crazy for First Grade! I've loved reading all of the awesome classroom community ideas this week! *Finally* I made it over here to share a lil' bit about class meetings with y'all! I try to have 2-3 meetings a week with my students. They typically last 20-30 minutes depending on the agenda! It's a time for us to all sit down and give compliments, share feelings, listen, admit mistakes, celebrate mistakes, problem solve, discuss class goals, etc. At the…
Blooming with respect bulletin board- add with Blooms lesson by having children write advice by different levels of blooms
I like this idea for our freshman orientation on the 3 R's. I think this would be great for post "due process" activity. What do you think , Rachel?
Character Education: A Lesson of Friendship, Respect & Empathy
This lesson of friendship, respect and empathy called, Don't Laugh at Me, helps create a more accepting and respectful school community! A great first day or first week of school activity.When someone says unkind words it hurts us. Once you say hurtful things, you can't take them back. Saying "sorry...
Primary Reading Common Core Social Skills - Being Respectful
"Primary Reading Common Core Social Skills - Being Respectful" teaches the concept of respectful behavior using the included story "Sam Turns His Day Around." Written at a Fleisch-Kincaid grade level of 2.2 it tells the story of Sam, who has a "bad day," largely due to his disrespectful behavior to...