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10 Steps to a Paperless Classroom Library System

Our Classroom Library system is paperless! My students and I are enjoying this system with ease! There are a variety of ways to create a paperless classroom library, the system I decided to implement was using a QR Code and a Google Form. The benefits are: No paper copies per student housed in a binder or something similar. Students NEVER forget to check-in or check-out a book since they LOVE scanning the QR Code. I have an INSTANT and NEAT…

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The Best Teacher Ideas

The Best Teacher Ideas for your Classroom! Not only are these ideas simple to create, they are also cost-effective and improve your classroom management procedures and routines. I created these items for my own 5th Grade ELA classroom in no time and with little cost, which made me very happy considering the powerful outcome they have had. Try out these Teacher Ideas to simplify routines and procedures in your classroom! Make sure to Pin the images below to save these…

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40 Ways to use Twitter in the Classroom!

30 Ways to use Twitter in your classroom as a parent communication tool! Plus, 10 additional ways to incorporate Twitter in your classroom! Social Media in the classroom is a new hot topic for a variety of reasons. When used for educational purposes, there are endless possibilities! You can use Twitter in the classroom for many reasons. You first need to ask yourself what your purpose would be to integrate Twitter in your classroom: Student collaboration? Publishing to a global…

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#DigitalLiteracy Mentor Texts

#DigitalLiteracy is a Resource that is Standards-Based, using 2 Mentor Texts per standard along with Scripted Lesson Plans and Digital Applications! On top of that, there’s Differentiated Written Responses, Rubrics, How-To-Guide and more! It’s a Ready-To-Go Resource that you can implement tomorrow! Keep reading to Purchase Digital Literacy Products and Mentor Texts!   This resource has been created for the Miscrosoft OneDrive or Google Classroom! It can also be used as a PowerPoint! This blog post has been created for…

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Focus Board for the ELA Classroom!

As you scroll through the internet or Pinterest, you will find tons of ideas and version for a Focus Board. I discovered Focus Boards when I was a Reading Specialist and Literacy Coach. I found numerous ways that using a Focus Board in a classroom would be beneficial, so when I relocated to FL and returned to the classroom I knew I had to implement a Focus Board in my classroom! So I am here today to share with you…

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