Archive for the ‘Time Savers’ Category

Smartie Pants

Testing Snacks – Simply cut out pairs of blue jeans/pants and cut pant loops to slide the Smartie in or simply tape it on the side. Then print and cut out the linked patchwork. Glue on the pants and you are ready to go! https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/SMARTIE-Pants-1747156           

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You’re POPPIN’ with Knowledge

Test Preparation is important but keeping the students motivated and relaxed is important too. Head over to my TeachersPayTeachers page to check out my popcorn snack label I hand out during testing. The students love it!    

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Winter Break Homework Countdown

For the 17 school days in December, my class and I made a countdown chain with homework for each night. A combination of Math, writing, reading, and fun!!  

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Kahoot!

What is it? A GAME-BASED CLASSROOM RESPONSE SYSTEM FOR SCHOOLS, UNIVERSITIES, & BUSINESSES  ASK THOUGHT PROVOKING QUESTIONS Which motivate participation through game-based learning and rewards in a social setting.  STUDENTS, TAKE CONTROL OF YOUR OWN LEARNING Through research and creation you inquire with meaningful questions, turning you in to a leader. EASY-TO-USE, INCLUSIVE & HIGHLY…

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Low Tech ideas!

Notecards: Sticky Notes: Ruler: Color dots (Mini Twister!): Highlighters: Clips (Alligator Clips): File Folders: Dividers:

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SMELLIES!!

  Smellies are flavored chapsticks that you rub on a students hand as a reward. It is like an invisible scratch and sniff sticker. If you get the ones that hook to your badge holder it is great and you won’t forget! I use them mostly in the hallway to promote quite walking. You can grab…

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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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