Do you see all the colorful things on Teachers Pay Teachers and Pinterest and wish you had the budget and the color ink to be able to print them?! Well, I'm here to tell you that you can! My school had zero options for printing in color but I wanted all the pretty things so I researched printer and cheap ink. I've been printing in color, on card stock for years with very little out of pocket ... Read More about Print ALL THE THINGS in Color on a Budget
I'm back with my third and final post about Brag Tags or Braggin Badges...for now anyway :) This time I'm talking about how I squeeze Brag Tags into an already busy schedule. We've already talked about how to get them started and organizing them in my two previous posts. So now that you've made them and organized them, how do you find the time to actually hand them o Personally, I like to ... Read More about Fit Brag Tags into Your Already Busy Day!
Hey all! I'm back here to give you some more information about Brag Tags...how to get organized with them! In my last post, we talked about getting them ready to use for classroom management before the school year starts so you can be ready to encourage and motivate your students from day 1. Now that your Brag Tags are ready, what exactly are you going to do with them?! Organizing at ... Read More about Getting Organized with Brag Tags
This will be a 3 part series about Brag Tags, or as I like to call them, Braggin' Badges. They are a great classroom management strategy for encouraging positive behaviors in the classroom. This first post will be about getting them ready before the school year starts. The second post will include tips about storage and organization of Brag Tags. The final post will be about how I use them in ... Read More about Getting Started with Brag Tags: A Fun Way to Motivate Students
Spice up your secret student process with some fun apps. I only have my personal iPhone and an iPad so we don't utilize a lot of apps in my classroom. But, one app we do use that I'm going to talk about is Decide Now. It's a fun, FREE app with a spinning wheel like that of Wheel of Fortune except you can customize the wheel and make it your own. Bonus: Kids love technology! Secret student is ... Read More about Secret Student 2.0: Using Apps to Increase Engagment