You'll get to recycle old worksheets and beat-up folders immediately, instead of letting them pile up in your kid's closet. If you get the bin ready this week, you can help your kids fill this year's folder on the last day of school. Get the how-to for this system on i heart planners.
Do your students' parents tell you that they have no idea what their child is doing at school? Home Journals are a communication tool between parent and child. They are a fantastic way to practice writing to an audience and writing for a purpose. They also give parents valuable insight into what is going on inside their child's classroom. In this blog post I explain how to get started with Home Journals in your classroom.
Punch cards can be used to reward good behavior, completing homework, practicing math facts or sight words, etc...>> might work better than the sticker chart, as some kids are taking other kids' stickers!! Ugh! lol