pocket chart organization : "The activities are stored in vinyl zippered pencil pouches and have a color picture showing the activity in
Word work pocket chart organization : "The activities are stored in vinyl zippered pencil pouches and have a color picture showing the activity in the window of each pouch. The kids can easily see how to do the activity and where to put it back. " with link to activities
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Organize Puzzles into Zippered Pencil Pouches : cut the puzzle picture off of box and store in pouches too!
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Organize Puzzles into Zippered Pencil Pouches : cut the puzzle picture off of box and store in pouches too! Blog has other organizing tips too!
Moon Paintings: One of our favorite activities is using salt to create texture on watercolor paintings. In this activity Salt and Glue are used to turn a simple watercolor painting into the surface of the moon! Leave as is for a great Space themed project or add some black card silhouettes and you have a spooky Halloween picture.
Help your young students learn the color word red. This is one color from the Kd Creations Learning Color Words unit. These are classroom tested activities which teach the color words in a fun, effective way. Included for the color word red are color copies of: *red song *red poem *red poster *red chart cards Also included are printable copies of: *puzzle *word scramble *word search *cut and paste activity *word match *folded book to take
Organize Puzzles into Zippered Pencil Pouches : cut the puzzle picture off of box and store in pouches too! Blog has other organizing tips too! (We did this with zip locs ---Carmon)
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Initial sounds This is not a sound symbol correlation activity. Students do not identify the letters that go with the beginning sounds, they only match the pictures that have the same beginning sounds. Syllables - In small group ask the students to move the marker as they say the word parts. In a literacy center, students say the words and cover the box with the appropriate number of syllables with a marker. Rhyming - Students match the rhyming picture cards in a pocket chart .
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Who wouldn’t love to have implements stored in a pullout like this one, in a design by Kirstin Havnaer, Hearthstone Interior Design? They are stored upright (no rummaging) and within arm’s reach of the cooktop. Via Houzz by annabelle
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Who wouldn’t love to have implements stored in a pullout like this one, in a design by Kirstin Havnaer, Hearthstone Interior Design? They are stored upright (no rummaging) and within arm’s reach of the cooktop. Via Houzz
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What is a buddy binder? It's a binder filled with fun and engaging activities for any pair in your class. This pack is jam-packed with 28 ELA and Math buddy activities. The pack is designed to be assembled and stored in two binders for easy organization. It is geared towards grades 1-4.
The Beach Objects Wet or Dry Sort Cookie Sheet Activity is a beach or summer themed activity. In this cookie sheet activity, students sort the seagulls by opposite concepts: whether they are wet, or dry. This cookie sheet activity is a great complimentary activity to our"Have You Ever Been To the Beach Adapted Books Unit." Cookie sheet activities work well in both learning centers and independent work stations.
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Name activities that are playful and reepetitive help to build the most meaningful word in a child's life. This fun name activity has a holiday twist.
Cashmere Collection Sally Tote - BrandyThe front of this tote has a ten inch zippered pocket that is 10 1/2 inches deep. In this section there are two open slip pockets, two pen loops, and a key ring. There is a five inch zippered side pocket which would be good for keys, a cell phone, or other personal items. The main zippered compartment is roomy with a twelve inch zippered wall pocket and a seven inch open wall pocket. The back of this tote has a ten inch zippered pocket that is 10 1/2 inches deep. The dual all leather straps have a drop of 10 inches
Engage your students in word study with this fun, whole class activity. This bundled pack of I have, Who has cards has 6 different sets. There is a set for each short vowel and one review set that includes all short vowels together. Each set is color coded for easy organization and has a picture cue related to the given vowel sound to support emergent readers. $
Olympic Coordinate Graphing Activity - FREE! After students plot points, write ordered pairs, and draw line segments, a picture will appear. Activities are in both first quadrant and all four quadrants (positive and negative numbers).
Susans Free Comparing Monsters - an Activity for I Need My Monster There are a variety of great language skill building activities that can be done with any book you read in your classroom. On the way to understanding complete story elements and construction students need to be able to describe characters and settings and to compare and contrast two or more of each. I usually begin a discussion of comparing and contrasting by having students use two shirts they can see in the classroom at the time two students; anything they can visually reference and find familiar. We then apply the same skills to comparing the characters in the book. A great book for comparing and contrasting is I Need My Monster by Amanda NollandHoward McWilliam I created this comparison chart for a student of mine. I hope you find it helpful too. Just drag it to your desktop and print. Have fun and Keep on Talking! Find me at Kidz Learn Language
Vaquetta Leather Briefcase - CafeA modern classic with u-shaped, zippered front pockets for agenda, cell phone, PDA or computer accessories. Two smaller front zippered pockets are great for keys, ID or personal business card holder. The large main compartment can accept a notebook computer if you have a padded insert for it, or it will hold several thick files and paperwork. Rear zippered pocket for loose paperwork. An integrated organizer section includes a calculator pocket, card pocket and pen/pencil pocket. Adjustable, removable shoulder strap.
Some toys and activities are just too cool to go away, ... If you're lucky enough to still have old "drawings" stored somewhere, dig them out for framing -- it will add some instant vintage style in your favorite little girl's room.
Activities at the back to school activity were: bobbing for donuts on strings (a breakfast party) and personalizing pencil cases, eating breakfast, and playing on the playground.
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Brompton Durham 15.6" Leather Slim Brief - BrownThe Durham 15.6" Slim Brief from Knomo is a top-handle leather and canvas brief with plenty of capacity for all of your personal necessities. Along with its 15" built-in protective padded sleeve and a top-zipper, there is a second pocket with 3 elastic pouches to safely carry any of your smaller electronics. The two front zippered-pockets have multi-sized slip pouches, while the back has a hidden snap pocket for quick access to your cell phone.
Multi Compartment Saddle Bag Passionate PeacocksAnuschka's Multi Compartment Saddle Bag is a hand painted leather handbag creating a bag that stands out in a crowd. The top zip entry opens to 4 full length compartments for a bit of organization. Full length zippered front pocket creates space for your accessories. The interior features two multipurpose pockets, zippered wall pocket, and wall slip pocket.
Have a student sit on chair in front of white board and have others write a positive phrase about them, then take a picture. Don't let them see it...till they get the photo! Such a great end of the year activity or for those days when students are using unkind words about one another.
Once a week, I present and discuss an activity or lesson plan I conducted in my classroom sometime that week. Because I am a High School English Language Arts teacher, by necessity many of the Activities of the Week are High School English Language Arts activities. You are welcome to modify, change, tweak, or differentiate the activities to work in...
Brompton Durham 15.6" Leather Slim Brief - BlackThe Durham 15.6" Slim Brief from Knomo is a top-handle leather and canvas brief with plenty of capacity for all of your personal necessities. Along with its 15" built-in protective padded sleeve and a top-zipper, there is a second pocket with 3 elastic pouches to safely carry any of your smaller electronics. The two front zippered-pockets have multi-sized slip pouches, while the back has a hidden snap pocket for quick access to your cell phone.
Classroom culture: Expected vs. Unexpected Activity For Promoting Good Friendships These are fun and engaging activities to do with children who can benefit from practicing good friendship behaivors. Two sets of cards were made to appeal to both older and younger children. This is a great way to start a new school year or new group. Lots of fun. Kids really enjoy doing this. When not in use, the chart makes a great visual to keep up on your bulletin board.
This includes 82+ math vocabulary cards perfect for a pocket chart or word wall. The cards have a chevron pattern that allows them to be color coded by domain and the corresponding picture on each card helps the children remember the meanings of each word. **Also includes Go Math! Vocab words! $5