Archive for the ‘Printables’ Category

Broken and Sharpened pencils

I want my students to sharpen all of their pencils before or after school. However, I need them to have pencils ready to learn as well. I have created a quick way to show of my pencils are ready for use (I’m Sharp, Borrow Me!” or “I’m Broken, Please sharpen me!”   Click here to…

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Discussion Dice

Here is a great way to add verbal discourse and critical thinking questions into your school day. Print off these ‘Discussion Dice’ papers on my TPT page and then slip them into a plastic sheet protector or one of those hard plastic magazine holders. Put one at each of the students tables and read each…

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All About Me Bag

Welcome back to school! Here is a nice way to get to know your students better. Have them collect five small items to fit in a brown paper bag to share about their lives. This is a great way to have your students practice speaking and listening with each other. Visit my TPT site to…

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Welcome Back Bag

My new awesome teammate showed me this new great idea! A welcome back bag for students. It is to be put together and ready for them on their desk the first day of school. All you need is… brown paper bags or plastic if you would like sharpened pencils small cap erasers cotton balls stars…

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Let’s “SPRING” into a GREAT school year!

I found these awesome slinkies at a yard sale… yeah, if you know me, you know I love a good yard sale! They were brand new and a bright neon color! You can find similar slinkies here, some as low as $0.24 each! Then I thought of a cute saying to welcome my Third graders back…

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Classroom Job Name badges

Buy these awesome pirate themed name tags (fits in an Avery template label holder- 2945) to have the students wear their job for the day or week. These print and fit into a plastic badge holder perfectly. Visit my TPT site to download them today! You can also just cut them out and laminate them to…

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I wish I had SMORE time with you!

Here is another couple great end of the year gift ideas. I wish I had SMORE time with you! Grab a small bag and add in a couple marshmallows, some graham cracker and a chocolate bar. Then print off the attached pdf. on my TPT site and use some fun craft scissors to cut them…

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End of the year gift ideas!

Need to get your students something for the end of the school year? Grab a piece of sidewalk chalk and a small bouncy ball and throw them in a snack sized ziploc baggie. Then print these tags off and staple them on. BINGO! You have a cute and easy gift for each of your students….

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Glow & Grow

I use my Glow and Grow form for two reasons: having the students set and meet goals by looking at their own work and filling in this form for my Parent/Teacher conferences. Setting goals are very important; having this simple form is a great visual for students while they are goal setting. During conferences I use…

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Zoo Field Trip labels

To prepare for your upcoming field trip to the Zoo, print these labels to help make the day go smoother. We want to make sure all of my parents have a fun and safe time. I have created some name tags for the students, chaperones, and a label for the snack I am providing for them….

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Audio Book Labels

Organization is one of the most important things that one needs to have in place in their classroom. If you start right away it will be an easy process. For a listening center, you can buy the 4 books+4 CD’s sets from Scholastic each month so that I have a new story on CD every…

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