The Teachaholic: whiteboards! buy a pack of plastic sleeves and insert card stock (paper makes it too flimsy when they display their answer). use a ring clip to store them. You can even print lines or graph paper on the card stock if you find it useful.
Stop the Interrupting! Blurt Alert cards-This freebie consists of 3 different sets of "blurt alert" cards. The basic premise: each time a student interrupts you or blurts out, hand them a card and keep talking
~ glow stick xylophone ~put the glow sticks in cups of water and an aura comes off in the dark, when you tap them ~ probably the coolest thing ever ~ this would be a fun activity for our first grade SOUND unit ~