Ready to boost the ownership your students have for their learning space, and connect classroom jobs to the real world? This Classroom Economy Toolkit has everything you need. After completing job applications, students can be hired for classroom jobs that require detailed responsibilities. They get
If you want to build a strong and caring classroom community then this Random Acts of Kindness activity is for you! Your students will become engaged and excited to perform many random acts of kindness in your classroom, and in the school community. There is minimal prep on the teacher's part.This
It's that time of year again! Time for the 100th Day of School and Valentine's Day! One of the things that confounded me for a few years was how to acknowledge and celebrate the 100th Day of School and Valentine’s Day when they so often occur close to one another (if not on the same day! My desire t
Have you tried Project-Based Learning in your classroom? It's completely changed the way I teach, and the level of engagement from my students is amazing!
This packet includes everything you need to put on a real market at school with your students. As part of this Project-Based Learning task, your
Our students CAN make a difference in their own lives, their school, and their community, so why not challenge them to do so with a new project?BE THE CHANGE is your solution! Designed with the Genius Hour methodology in mind, Be the Change is an inquiry-based, research-driven long-term project in
Here is a freebie to assist students in your classroom who have Autism.
I would print out the schedule and picture symbols on cardstock.
(If helpful, print out two schedule cards and then glue them to the back of each other)
Then I would cut out each symbol and the schedule card.
Laminate each pi
Community Service Projects - Project Based Learning
This product will be useful in helping you find ways to reach out to your community and help in doing for others.
I know that it is a goal of many schools to reach out to their local community and see how they can help others. These acts of kind
The Kindness Calendar is a year long calendar that includes 120 random acts of kindness and is a perfect way to incorporate character education into your classroom! Teachers are great role models, so let's teach our students how to be kind by doing acts of kindness in the classroom! The calendar co
Need a quick explanation of speech therapy for a staff in-service or parent informational meeting? Then this is what you are looking for!
This powerpoint presentation designed for use by a speech-language pathologist, and contains a brief overview of speech-language therapy in the school setting.
Secret Santa Writer's Workshop Unit is a classroom community building service unit and writing unit. Students will become a "Secret Santa" for another student in the class. Students will have 10 writing prompts to write letters to their Secret Santa. They will also have 4 accountability writing prom
Send your students on a secret mission to help teach them about random acts of kindness! This Random Acts of Kindness Challenge assigns each student a friend for the week. They will complete random acts of kindness while keeping it a secret! At the beginning of the week, give the students their secr
Picture set of 6 (similar to that featured in the CELF) with 55 directionsTerms include:Inclusion/exclusion terms (All, except, all but, and)Location terms (Between, separated, left)Sequencing terms (First, second, last, next, third, fourth)Temporal terms (After, before, same time, then)If you enjoy
#kindnessnation Build a strong and caring classroom community and help your students make an active and positive difference in their world by encouraging them to be intentionally and actively kind, both inside and outside the classroom!Ready to print 'n go, this resources challenges students to perf
Use this fun Super Hero Buddy Page to get to know your buddies from another grade! Or use it to get to know another friend in class! You get four legal size pages. One is for a girl/girl buddy, a boy/boy buddy, boy/girl and a girl/boy buddy. **Prints on legal size paper.***
This idea was inspired by The Kindness and Justice Challenge proposed by Martin Luther King III and Coretta Scott King in 1999 through an organization called DoSomething.org. The intent of the challenge is to keep Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s dream alive for children following MLK Day and into the f
These Christmas ornaments are a great way to get your students thinking about others during the holiday season. Using the Christmas ornament templates provided, they will write a note to someone - either thanking or complimenting them. String them together and you have a positive garland to hang i
This is an application for students wanting to run for student council. It asks for information such as other extracurricular responsibilities, grades in current classes and their intentions for becoming involved in student government.
In the "Secret Service Group," students become "Secret Agents" who are given specific missions to do Random Acts of Kindness throughout the school and in the community. Students will be immersed into the program, truly becoming "agents" with a membership card, TOP SECRET missions, and under-cover me
Life Skills for Special Education DVD Work Task Sort provides an assortment of DVD cover images and DVD's to match and sort. This can also be used as a high interest reading activity for students who require extra reading practice. With 20 DVD's and covers, your students will not only learn, but a
Welcome to Somewhere to Share! We are so excited to share this resource with you. El agua es vida is a perfect stand alone unit but it is also part of the Huellas 2 curriculum. Three week unit:This unit is a study of the world water crisis. Introduce your students to tough topics using 90+% target
Are you a teacher that has had enough with the bad behavior and chaos? Or maybe you are a new teacher that is searching for exactly what do when it comes to classroom management? Wherever you are in your teaching career, this book is here to help you with your ENTIRE classroom management plan.======
Start your Leadership class or Student Council off on a successful year with this introductory unit filled with enough student-centered, get-them-thinking activities to use for 2-3 years before any repeats- great if students are in student government year after year! Then, culminate student learning
It's Back to School time - Plan ahead for a great school year!
Critical Thinking and Service Learning are Common Core! Great for the beginning of the year, Open House, or use it anytime throughout the year.
Help your students to think critically, develop good character traits, improve our world,
Now 34 classroom jobs with owl graphics. Bathroom monitor job labels are gender specific. These labels have one with a girl and one with a boy. Job labels include image and name of job. Great for use in pre-school and elementary classrooms.
Labels include: Line leader, caboose, door holder, comput