Paul Emmett
More ideas from Paul
So I will not forget a birthday. Children are grouped by month and they are holding a card with the number of the day written on it.

Class Birthdays display - Take a group picture of the kids holding a sign with their birth date on it, then hang it under or next to the month. Give kids date and have them put in correct order.make it math related!

A guide to organizing your classroom.

guide to organizing your classroom. A well organized classroom not only looks tidy and professional but also teaches your students basic organization skills. Having an organized classroom is key to having a successful school year.

"When you close your eyes and think of peace, what do you see?"    A lovely activity the whole school can participate in

"When you close your eyes and think of__. what do you see?" or, as I have done, "When you close your eyes, what do you see?" Use sticky notes for people to write up (kinda) whatever they . love going inside peoples minds

science enquiry station

I wonder board / Inquiry station, from Debbie Diller. Must be student questions, not constrained in the KWL chart.

Deanna Jump's Classroom Behavior Chart with Mr. Potato Head Prompts as Visual Clues

Deanna Jump's Classroom Behavior Chart with Mr. Potato Head Prompts as Visual Clues> Using Potatoe head parts in this way is catchy - I'd use different wording.