Teaching Upper Elementary

This is a board where you will find great ideas for 3rd through 6th grade. Don't forget pinning rules: Please pin 3-4 freebies and ideas from blogs to every 1…
More
·
63,571 Pins
 2h

Science

14 Pins
This resource includes winter/January themed PPT slides to use for your Morning Meetings. Each slide is clutter free with large editable text space for adding your own custom message. It also includes fun student engagement with a “This or That” which your students will love! Winter/January Morning Class Meetings are the perfect way to promote classroom community.

Motivation/Classroom Management

38 Pins

Writing

41 Pins

Grammar

36 Pins

Reading

256 Pins
homework motivational posters for the homework club and homework stations with text that reads homework, homework
Boost Your Students' Motivation with the Homework Club
Discover a powerful tool to inspire and motivate your students to complete their homework with the Homework Club. Learn more at Forever in Fifth Grade!
Motivate your students and take some responsibility off your plate with this Absent Folder system. Here is how you can keep your classroom and students organized using Absent Folders. Includes a free printable! 
#classroomorganization #absentstudents Teachers, Student Organization, Printable Folder, Classroom Money System, Classroom Money, Create-abilities, Organization, Cover Pages, Student Behavior
Absent Folders
Motivate your students and take some responsibility off your plate with this Absent Folder system. Here is how you can keep your classroom and students organized using Absent Folders. Includes a free printable! #classroomorganization #absentstudents
the back side of a bulletin board with writing on it and an image of a teacher's learning targets
Show & Tell Tuesday - February
Free or editable learning targets! Read about making a learning target section of your board at Forever in Fifth Grade!
a group of children sitting at desks in front of a teacher's desk
Spark Student Motivation to Clean!
Motivate your students to clean, clean, clean! Details at Forever in Fifth Grade!
DIY Dry Erase Pockets – Learn how to create cute, colorful and durable dry erase pockets for less than 20 cents each!  You’ll love this easy to follow tutorial and your students will love using dry erase markers in class.  Save your classroom budget and s Teacher Resources, Dry Erase, Classroom Hacks, Diy Classroom, Classroom Organisation, Teacher Organization, Teacher Hacks
Mrs. King's Music Class: DIY Dry Erase Pockets
DIY Dry Erase Pockets – Learn how to create cute, colorful and durable dry erase pockets for less than 20 cents each! You’ll love this easy to follow tutorial and your students will love using dry erase markers in class. Save your classroom budget and s
the cover of workstations for teaching treble clef pitch names with pictures of children
Workstations for Teaching Treble Clef Pitches
Learning the names of the treble clef lines and spaces is a basic music skill. Using workstations to practice it only makes sense. See ideas for using centers in your music classroom to teach pitch names of notes on the treble clef staff.
a girl writing on a piece of paper with the words code word of the day
Code Word of the Day Behavior Management Strategy
Do you ever have students in your room that start to move or transition or begin a project before you even finish the directions? The code word of the day is a simple strategy that can help. It’s a small tweak that can have a big impact in your classroom. #classroombehavior
the big list of what to do music workstations for kids with pictures and activities
Mrs. King's Music Room: Music Workstations: What Can You Do at a Workstation?
Tips and Tricks for using Workstations or Centers in Your Elementary Music Class…
the top 12 mentor text used to teach different types of poetry with pictures of children's books
Top 12 Mentor Text Used To Teach Different Types of Poetry
In this incredible collection of poetry resources, readers will visit tranquil Japanese gardens, go on African safaris, survive a devastating hurricane, move to a new neighborhood, experience tragedy on an otherwise peaceful summer night, question their place in the world, and encounter the ‘land of milk and honey’. They will ‘see’ invisible lions, smell not-so-savory scents and sometimes just pause to watch the rain or wait in line for ice cream. CLICK TO READ!
there is a pile of clothespins with the words clip it in front of them
Clip It Clothespin Activities for Music Class
Assessments in music class are quick and painless with clothespin activities. Learn how to use these fun activities to assess students’ rhythmic understanding in this blog post. Tips for organizing the supplies in your classroom are also included as wel
a young boy sitting at a desk with his hand on his head and the words danger written
DANGER: What Happens When You Don't Teach Writing
You decide to skip over writing instruction. You squeeze in some writing prompts or writing responses here and there and call it a day. So what happens when you don’t teach writing? I know first-hand what happens and it isn’t pretty. I worked with a group of high school students writing college entrance essays. They didn't know where to begin and needed direct instruction on how to write an effective essay. Where is this disconnect in our education system? Read on for some shocking facts.
a collage of photos with the words canvas diy classroom decor on it and music notes
DIY Canvas Art for Your Classroom
Learn how to create your own canvas art for your home or classroom with supplies you already have! Works with any theme and doesn't take long to complete.
classroom management and discipline blog series
Classroom Management & Discipline - How To Create a Classroom Seating Plan for the First Day of School
Check out the 2nd post in the series with tips for the first day of school!