Louise Paxton

Louise Paxton

Louise Paxton
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.  I always like to have something up for Open House, so I had students trace their hand and arm on tagboard.  They searched through magazines for images, words, designs and colors that described their personality and collaged their hand.  Each student also cut out the letters of their name as a final touch.  I love the way the hands turned out.

Bulletin board/wall art idea: have students trace their hand and arm on tagboard. Search through magazines for images, words, designs and colors that describes their personality and collage their hand. Each student can also cut out the letters of their

"Borrowed" from my aunty's fb page. Start the year with an empty jar and throughout the year fill it with notes of good things that happened.. At the end of the year dump it out and read all the awesome things that happened in a year :) sounds like a great idea!!

Great New Year's idea: Start the year with an empty jar and fill it with notes about good things that happen. Then, on New Years Eve, empty it and see what awesome stuff happened that year. Good way to keep things in perspective.

First week of school - activities and schedule. Includes a lot of technology!!!

First week of school - activities and schedule. Includes a lot of technology! - Make a tagxedo of what we will do this year, and other keywords! Use instead of classroom overview

Fun for kids to go through a stack of magazines to find words to describe, cut, glue.  Put some students on computer to print out word art.  This would be inserted into their writers notebook to be used as a seed idea later!

Writing Journal - Fun for kids to go through a stack of magazines to find words to describe, cut, glue. Put some students on computer to print out word art. This would be inserted into their writers notebook to be used as a seed idea later!