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6 tips for Creating Your Back-to-School Classroom Culture - The Teacher Studio
It's easy to get caught up in the "fun" of decorating a classroom...but when push comes to shove--what is REALLY important? Check out this post for SIX ideas about just that!
Certified Kind Classroom Challenge 2016-17 School Year Attention Educators! R. J. Palacio invites you to take the Certified Kind Classroom Challenge this school year. See a list of Certified Kind classrooms across the nation Here is how your classroom can become Certified Kind: 1. Label an incentive jar with an official Certified Kind label. 2. Challenge students to do kind deeds in order to fill the jar with marbles (1 kind deed = 1 marble). 3. Post ...
Integrity Themed Morning Meeting Resources for Character Development — Tarheelstate Teacher
Click for Free morning meeting or themes in literature activities and lesson ideas for teaching your students about integrity, honesty, and protecting their reputation through quotes, quotations, read alouds/picture books, and journal pages/prompts. This is character education at it's best through reading, discussing, self reflection, and quotation analysis. "The way to a good reputation is to endeavor to be what we desire to appear."
A Lesson Fail and 9 Ideas for Character Traits — Tarheelstate Teacher
9 Ideas and Activities to incorporate into your lessons as you try to increase students' success with character traits. Key take-away--why my lesson failed and THEY NEED YOUR HELP with scaffolding to be successful with this skill!
10 Wordless Videos that Teach Problem Solving
10 Wordless Videos that Teach Problem Solving -- Speech paths are seemingly always on the hunt for materials to address problem solving - did you ever consider videos? I found 10 wordless videos that are fun and make kids think about how to fix the main characters' problems!