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1/2 size composition notebooks - I saw this at a workshop. I'd love to do this next year for problem-solving. Where do you get it done? Home Depot's table saw? Print shoppes that cut large stacks of paper?

Home Depot will cut composition books for you for free. Give each student a half. It's great for writing journals in, uses and wastes less paper, and is less intimidating when you ask them to write a page-worth of material! So clever!

I'm so making these for my classroom. I've used sentence strips but they take up too much space!!! These are super cute and easy to erase.

my own twist on things: daily objective dry erase boards.not just for teachers! also a good idea for homework each subject is separated just like in their agenda books

Love this!  She took out the "We do a lot of tests" line!  Free printable.

Bright Colors Classroom Decor First Grade Found Me: Ten Pin Linky- Classroom Decor Ideas Creekside Teacher Tales: Classroom Pledge & Freebie.

When all else fails, spray Quiet Spray into the air! | 27 Attention-Getters For Quieting A Noisy Classroom

27 Attention-Getters For Quieting A Noisy Classroom

The Lemonade Stand: classroom management. You spray the ROOM to signal children to get quiet. Or you can just leave the bottle empty. Mine love the mist in the air. It is so funny! {I do not condone spraying a child!

Check out Alyssa11912's artwork on Artsonia, the largest student art museum on the web.  Don't forget to join the fan club and leave a comment on the website.

This might be a good class auction project. Posted or listed as: From exhibit "Art Auction Gan by (Art ID from Thayer Elementary School— Kindergarten United States


Glue tacks to clothespins to hang student work on bulletin boards. Makes it SO easy to switch out work. *Glue tacks to top and bottom of clothespin to make more sturdy*

Communication is a two-way street, as are expectations. This contains some ideas on what to ask students at the beginning of the year to find out their hopes, expectations, and what they need from a teacher, as well as how to do it effectively.

The BEST First Day Ever!

I love this idea and the fact that there are different sticky notes used! Confessions of a Teaching Junkie: The BEST First Day Ever! I may have to use this for the first day/or back to school after winter break