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Freebie Corner. Fabulous Last-Minute, DIY Teacher Appreciation Gifts. If you’re like me, it’s already Teacher Appreciation Week and you realize you have nothing for your child’s teacher(s), nor your teaching colleagues (don’t forget about them!).

Fabulous Last-Minute, DIY Teacher Appreciation Gifts

Don’t worry and don’t give up. There’s plenty of time to whip up something crafty, cute, and inexpensive (or free!) For those special teachers in your life. Time Management Tip: Streamline With Student-Numbering System. Take a tip from experienced teachers across the country.

Time Management Tip: Streamline With Student-Numbering System

Assign each student in your class a number, let them know what the number is, and list that number next to each student's name in your grade book. This simple step will save you time on a daily basis. Here's how and why a student-numbering system works: Teacher Appreciation FREEBIES - Deals and Discounts for Teacher Appreciation Week. Teacher Appreciation FREEBIES and DiscountsPin to Pinterest!

Teacher Appreciation FREEBIES - Deals and Discounts for Teacher Appreciation Week

It is Teacher Appreciation Week and we all want to show gratitude to those that LOVE our kids. Below is a round up the best FREEBIES and discounts for teachers! Some of them are only valid for a limited time, but most of them are good all year long! The Secret Lives of Teachers: Appreciate This! Teacher Appreciation Week is from May 5 to May 9.

The Secret Lives of Teachers: Appreciate This!

I love that there is a week to honor teachers. And while I’ll eat all the chocolate that enters my room, no doubt about it, I just wanted to take a moment to get real about my life in the classroom all those other weeks of the school year. There is a persistent belief that a teacher's workday ends when the 3 p.m. bell rings — that we are finished with anything teacher-related when we leave the schoolyard. It simply isn’t true! Connecting With Coworkers: Simple Ways to Share the Love. I spend a good deal of time on Twitter participating in education chats.

Connecting With Coworkers: Simple Ways to Share the Love

Just last week, I was at ASCD’s National Conference in Houston, TX and then over to Atlanta to work with an education company’s teacher panel. Every day, I chat with ten of my closest colleagues about what is going on at school, my classroom, and my life via Voxer. I am lucky enough to have educator friends through Scholastic bloggers. My friends over at #satchat are encouraging a Connect an Educator Day May 2nd. Connecting With Coworkers: Simple Ways to Share the Love. Teacher's club at Lakeshore Learning. Rewards® - up to 5% back in rewards and free shipping on staples.com® *Free shipping excludes oversize and add on items.

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Terms and Conditions ("Terms") 2% back in rewards on everything except postage, phone/gift cards and savings passes | free shipping every day excluding Oversize and Add-on Items. 1. Membership This Program is available to Staples® customers 18 years of age or older with a valid U.S. mailing address and a valid email address. What teachers want parents to know about troubled kids. Dear Parent: I know.

What teachers want parents to know about troubled kids.

You’re worried. Every day, your child comes home with a story about THAT kid. Untitled. Reviews Write a review to help other teachers and parents like yourself.

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Birthday Displays - Setting Up the Classroom Series

There are tons of commercially-made birthday charts out there. Typically, there is space for the teacher to write in the students' names and record the blessed day on which they entered into the world. I've used them in the past, but wanted something with more meaning to the children than a programmed poster that had been created while they were enjoying summer vacation. Birthday Displays - Setting Up the Classroom Series. Amazing D'Nealian Handwriting Worksheet Maker.

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Make Handwriting Worksheets - ESL Writing Wizard

If you like the Writing Wizard, please tell your friends, mention it in your blog, or link to it from your own website. Having gone through those steps, you should be pretty familiar with what the Writing Wizard can do. State Coloring Pages. Take a look at some of my fun State Coloring pages. They are great when learning about America and the states that make up the country. Use them at home or at school. Kids of all ages will love coloring in these fun doodles. HomeSchoolReviews.com Forums: D'Nealian (Modern Manuscript). Any thoughts on pros and cons of this handwriting style? D'Nealian was invented by Scott Foresman, who wanted to have some of the market already held by classic handwriting methods such as Zaner Bloser and Palmer.

It was SF who coined the phrase "stick and ball," to make more traditional methods sound less appealing. One of the problems with D'Nealian is that clear directions are not given to the dc; IOW, as long as the resulting letters look "right," then they're "right. " For children who are having trouble with reading and directionality (e.g., knowing that we read from left to right), writing letters any old way really can affect their reading.

D'Nealian claims that there needs to be a transition from printing to cursive. That's not true. Free Sticker Chart Download: Pencil Shaped Sticker Chart Templates For Teachers. [?] Subscribe To This Site I have been buying your unique teaching resources for a few years now, and I just love them! My students are much more engaged in doing book reports as well as other creative writing assignments because of you. Scribd. Scribd. Make your own printable handwriting worksheets. Your Teacher's Aide: The 3 Minute Classroom Clean-Up. QUICK UPDATE: Before we get to the post, I'd like to ask you to do a quick favor for me. I recently decided to take the plunge and put this blog on Facebook and Twitter...which is completely nerve racking for a social media novice like myself (my Facebook-addicted husband was so proud though, you guys!). If you could take just a moment and like my page or follow my twitter account, I would greatly appreciate it! Thanks! Classroom Freebies.

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