Decide Now App~a Bright Ideas for your classroom
Today I am joining many other bloggers to bring you another awesome Bright Idea for your classroom! Have you heard of the app called Decide Now? It's a FREE app that you can use in SOOOOOO many ways! You plug in the choices you want, give it a name and presto! You have an instant spinner. I use this app in a few ways! I use it to call on students! They love seeing the wheel spin and finding out who gets to be picked! I also use it for when a student levels up on the Super Improver wall, or…
Math Equals Love | Math Teaching Blog by Sarah Carter
Free Printable Posters For Your Classroom Bulletin Board Ideas Free Forms for Classroom Use Free Interactive Notebook Resources This blog page started out as an attempt to organize all of the foldables, templates, and graphic organizers that I have created. When I first started creating them, this method of organization worked well. After all, there weren't that many of them. As I became more obsessed with interactive notebooks, the number of files created grew exponentially! So, for some…
A New Way to Introduce the Color Wheel - The Art of Education University
I recently took a graduate class titled “Supports for English Language Learners.” In this class, I learned various strategies to use when teaching English Language Learners. I was also reminded of the importance of using vocabulary and visual aids in my lesson plans. I found most of the strategies I learned from this class can […]
We All Fit Together Classbuilding Activity
Every student is a piece in your classroom puzzle. Use this template for each student to decorate and cut out a puzzle piece. Glue the pieces together on a poster board to hang in the classroom to remind students they all have a place and fit in.
Icebreakers that Rock | Cult of Pedagogy
Too many classroom icebreakers require students to take big 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.