Some quick accountable talk rubrics that you can use with intermediate learners to guide them into independence with their table talk time.
Too many icebreakers require students to take massive social risks with people they barely know. Or they don't really help students get to know each other. Or they are just plain cheesy. Here are three that are actually good. Continue Reading →
Everyone gets a square with a quarter circle, this is the end result. Love this for a beginning of the school year project.
Back to School Activities: (Beginning of the Year Mini Unit): 3D Balloon Craft: 13 pages: This craft will make your classroom colorful by hanging this on your ceiling. This mini packet will help you get to know a little about your little ones while keeping them occupied on the first day/s of school. Fun to do, easy to assemble and colorful when done! ;) This can also fit to your back to school unit.
GROWTH MINDSET: Great resource for introducing elementary students to positive "self-speak"
Mrs. Jackson's Kinders: Calm Down Kit
paper pattern for moveable dinosaur. Planning to use this to play around with levers in my program on Simple Machines.
Spider-Man as a Jumping Jack. Dowload template free. Another cool superhero puppet.
Make a marble run with straws
5. Use old paper towel rolls to make a marble slide. | 39 Coolest Kids Toys You Can Make Yourself