Teaching is supposed to be fun! Who says you can't have fun while getting students attention. Think about all the instruction time missed when teachers fail to grab their students attention. Whole Brain Teaching - Attention Please!
20 middle school routines and procedures: This list would be good to keep when planning class procedures. I don't think you could do every single one of these, but it would be good to go through and see the ones that will work for the class environment.
Grade Stuff: Managing Your Turn-In Tray Using Clothespins--- I really like this idea but I think the clothes pin would be to bulky for me-- there are those cute paperclips with a paper tab with space to write a number or a name.
Are you overwhelmed with all the teacher binder options? Are you looking for the perfect binder, but can’t find it? Maybe you need some of its contents but not all of them. Who wants to pay for what they don't need? Now you can buil
What to do in the middle of your lesson when a student refuses to work
Planning for Next Year: Organizing the Year, the Day's Topics & Lesson Plans is about how to do long term planning and translate it into short term planning. Organize your lessons, plan your curriculum, and see the big picture and small picture of your ye
How to Make a Teacher Portfolio That Gets You the Job! (Luckeyfrog's Lilypad)
Primary Writing Checklist by Innovative Teacher.This writing checklist is for primary students in grades I have used this checklist every year and have seen my students improve their writing dramatically.