You've probably become quite used to the daily chaos that little learners bring to the classroom. But what if I told you that you have the power to transform your classroom into a calm, relaxing, and productive haven for your students (and you!). In this post, I’ll show you how to create a calm classroom with eight proven strategies you can implement right away.
STEM Bins for Elementary Students “I’m finished! What do I do now?” How many times during our teaching day do we hear these words from our students? Oftentimes, it is much too often, and students are provided a handful of the same options to keep them busy until our next transition. Sometimes students are instructed...
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Water Bottle Classroom Storage: I hang an over-the-door organizer to hold my first graders water bottles. I call it the Hydration Station. It keeps the water bottles accessible for students, but keeps them off their desks — where they are prone to spilling or sweating and creating wet spots.