Category Archives: Classroom

Classroom Website

Check out my classroom website!! I’ve always used this site, but I dropped it for a bit last year. My previous school district had each teacher have a website and I chose to create my own because that is who … Continue reading

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Classroom Tour 2013-2014

Welcome to my classroom! Here is a peak into my classroom.  I haven’t taken photos of everything in here so there are some KEY THINGS missing!  I didn’t take a picture of my front board & Promethean OR my desk! … Continue reading

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Tower Building Activity

I decided to do this because this year I am focusing on incorporating more 21st Century Skills into activities and assignments.  EdLeader21 has been a great resource for ideas.  To assess my students abilities with the 4Cs, I used a “Tower Building” task … Continue reading

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Classroom Organization: Student Materials

When I first got my classroom there were 30 hooks hanging on the wall when you entered the room.  For almost half of my first year I let them just hang on the wall with nothing to do. My kids … Continue reading

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You are good, you are smart, you are important

This is what I am doing instead of prepping for the week. Get the larger version at my Teachers Pay Teachers site! It should print nicely on paper as large as 11in x 14in. Got any great, inspiring quotes for … Continue reading

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Thoughts: Stations are Super Fun

Stations are a staple in my classroom.  I try to do a full class period (1.5 hrs) of stations once a week.  I think of them as a way for students to get a lot of practice in a concept … Continue reading

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Silent Football

Silent Football is the best game known to man. Ok… maybe that is an exaggeration. In my classroom, Silent Football is loved. It is cherished, and it has spawned many inside jokes within my class as well as many “Ms. … Continue reading

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