Rubber band on back of journal - punch a hole and them loop a large rubber band through the hole. As the notebook fills up with foldables or inserts, students can pull band around journal to keep it closed! LOVE the simplicity of this idea!
Hot glue ribbon to the back of journals to use as bookmarks. Great idea!
Here's a terrific idea for handing back papers. Students check their "mail" each day or once a week to find their graded work.
Ciclo del agua muy original water cycle
Math = Love: Interactive Notebook Dividers 2.0
Organize your week using hanging files by day of the week or subject
Literary Devices Interactive Dictionary: Exploring Figurative Language
My no-sew easy to move "safety-curtain" for my classroom door. It is a dowel rod and command hooks spray painted with oil rubbed bronze and drawer pulls hot glued to the ends. A no-sew curtain long enough to cover the door and then some is draped over the rod so the pattern shows from the outside too. Then I rolled up the material and then used Velcro to attach the ribbons. Now I can quickly cover my classroom door window if needed.
This is a great way to greet the students on the first day. The teacher gives each student a Meet the Teacher page and a goodie bag. There is also a student info sheet on each desk. This could be a great first assignment for students to begin working on as soon as they enter the room. 2366