Who didn't love a big box as a kid? Love this idea #ReadingCave  http://sunnydaypublishing.com/books/

Who didn't love a big box as a kid? Love this idea #ReadingCave http://sunnydaypublishing.com/books/

Mini white boards using old DVD cases and paper.  This is just too clever.  Wait until you see how it is all stored!!  Read more at:  http://www.talesofthefourthgradeteacher.blogspot.com/2012/04/diy-dry-erase-boards.html

Mini white boards using old DVD cases and paper. This is just too clever. Wait until you see how it is all stored!! Read more at: http://www.talesofthefourthgradeteacher.blogspot.com/2012/04/diy-dry-erase-boards.html

Teaching, Learning, & Loving: Book Boxes made from Walmart ice cube trays (about a dollar each)

Teaching, Learning, & Loving: Book Boxes made from Walmart ice cube trays (about a dollar each)

Hide all of your teacher "stuff" (aka junk) by covering up your table! There's so much storage space that can be put to good use with this cute little trick!

Hide all of your teacher "stuff" (aka junk) by covering up your table! There's so much storage space that can be put to good use with this cute little trick!

Center Activity storage! Nothing a little spray paint and pretty polka dot label couldn't fix.

Center Activity storage! Nothing a little spray paint and pretty polka dot label couldn't fix.

It is so neat to see teachers who care and want to inspire creativity in their students! Jungle room!

It is so neat to see teachers who care and want to inspire creativity in their students! Jungle room!

I get tired of using Post-its that say "Needs Graded" then "Graded"...and, No keeping them in separate stacks is not something I am okay with.  Each has "To Grade" on one side, then "Graded" on the other, so all I have to do is flip it over and clip it back on.  I can also use these in my hanging file box to clip on the front of the folder if I store them that way.

I get tired of using Post-its that say "Needs Graded" then "Graded"...and, No keeping them in separate stacks is not something I am okay with. Each has "To Grade" on one side, then "Graded" on the other, so all I have to do is flip it over and clip it back on. I can also use these in my hanging file box to clip on the front of the folder if I store them that way.

Everyone reads in their own space using their chair and a pillow. Love people who think out of the box!

Everyone reads in their own space using their chair and a pillow. Love people who think out of the box!

Smart! Each student has a stick with their number on it. When they take a book from the box, they put their stick in. Then they know where to return their book.

Smart! Each student has a stick with their number on it. When they take a book from the box, they put their stick in. Then they know where to return their book.

Have student wrinkle up the paper heart (not tearing it) and then try to flatten it out. Discuss how words or actions can harm a heart and take time to heal.... Good first week of school activity.

Have student wrinkle up the paper heart (not tearing it) and then try to flatten it out. Discuss how words or actions can harm a heart and take time to heal.... Good first week of school activity.

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