Organizing for the Common Core: The Visual Guide to (re)Imagining Your Classroom

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Don't let your classroom setup stress you, re-energize and clean out to be ready to teach Common-Core style!

Just starting with your first classroom? Trying to get your supplies in order after a few years of accumulation? You've found exactly the guide you need! Easily create the classroom you dream of teaching in. Let me show you how, using...

- Tons of pictures
- Lots of video
- Classroom-tested tips
- Explicit "how-to's" for every area

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Step-by-step, I take you through the entire process. Be sure to download the sample to see how much great info you'll receive. It's a small taste of my 103 page comprehensive guide.

And to get you started off right, I'm including THREE bonus gifts! Details below.


I want you to know EXACTLY what you are getting, so I provide a complete overview of this product at this link:

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After you see the full visual demo and sample videos, you can click back here to purchase.

When you purchase, you'll receive a Zip download with your PDF manual and all three freebies!


Free for You: $10.95 in Gifts to Get You Started

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Slip them into a calendar pocket chart or put some velcro on the back for your bulletin board. Details here

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Did you know? Classroom organization can dramatically affect classroom management. I show you all the details to maximize this impact.


Video Help to Provide Insights and Details

Everything from pencil sharpening to accommodating special-needs students...all linked right from the PDF, or available for easy viewing on a special website page.

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Once everything is ship-shape, I tell you...

How to Work with Your Students to KEEP it Organized!

It really is easy when you have dozens of pairs of willing hands to help out. I tell you just what to do and say to keep your organized classroom "sparkly!"

Table of Contents

Download the sample for more details!

Section 1: Organizing Your Teaching Space

Making a Plan
Clean it Up, Move it Out
Storing Teaching Materials
Storing Student Supplies
Establishing Your Classroom Focal Point
Setting up "Micro-Focus" Areas
Organizing Student Technology Resources
Arranging Student Desks
Student Desk Arrangements and Behavior Management
Setting up Your Teacher Desk
Organizing Your Classroom Library
Maximizing Classroom Wall Support
Special Considerations for Special Needs
Does it all Work Together?

Section 2: The New You - Forever!

Daily De-Cluttering
Weekly De-Cluttering
Managing Holidays
Tell Me How it Went!

My Passion is to Make Every Teacher Successful

We've got a lot to figure out with the advent of Common Core State Standards. An organized and effective classroom is your first step to simplifying your classroom life so you can be an even more effective teacher. I'm so excited about sharing my ideas with you!

Betsy Weigle
Classroom Caboodle

Save $1.95! Buy both Parts 1 and 2 in my super bundle. Get all 6 freebies, too!
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~ Betsy Weigle
Total Pages
103 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
Lifelong tool
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