Flipping for Assessment | Organized Classroom
Assessment is part of being a good teacher and a paper and pencil test is not the only way to assess, but there are lots of ways to assess student learning.
Setting Up Your Student Data Binders | Organized Classroom
Data binders are personalized for the child and you can sit with each student to discuss what he or she excels in and what he or she could be working on.
Assessment & Parent Conference Tips for Teachers Digital Book - Organized Classroom
Need some new ideas for your assessment and parent conference routine? This 114 page digital book has you covered! Includes 17 articles from Organized Classroom, including topics such as: Saving Grading Time 65 Report Card Comments Custom Sticky Notes and Rubrics How to Set Up Student Data Folders Self-Assessment for Students Managing Your Centers Quick …
Testing Season Practice Time | Organized Classroom
I wanted an easy way to create some privacy without having to get out bulky cardboard to set up and take down each time. Check out this super easy solution!
Saving Grading Time! | Organized Classroom
Do you feel like you spend all your nights and weekends grading? If so, I have been there. I have a little tip that worked has worked for me in the past.
Emergency Exits! | Organized Classroom
Exit slips are a little assessment strategy that we don’t always think of, but they can be so helpful in doing a quick check of student understanding.
Writing Assessments & how to use them - Just Add Students
Teach writing effectively by using a diagnostic writing assessment to understand your student writers strengths and weaknesses. Target your teaching!
Teaching Goal Setting using Picture Books
Picture books that are perfect for teaching goal setting to elementary students. The mentor texts examine goal setting topics such as perseverance, determination, hard work, courage, and achieving goals.
5 classroom games and activities for the elementary classroom
Classrooms are busy places with such a wide range of learners. Differentiation can be quite a challenge, especially with the time constraints and classroom management challenges that come with teaching early elementary students. I absolutely LOVE using a center or station based approach for both reading and math. A center based approach, even for some…
3 Quick Ways to Capture Student Learning - Class Tech Tips
To capture student learning, you can give kids a way to create a product that shows what they know. Follow this step-by-step guide to get started.
6 Creative Tools for Project-Based Learning - Class Tech Tips
This list of favorite creative tools can help students share their learning as you tackle project-based learning together this school year.
2-in-1 Technology Organization Option
When you have a classroom of 2-in-1 technology devices, you are left to figure out how you will get them organized so that they are in an orderly manner.
8 Ways to Display Learning Objectives
Having a fun way to display learning objectives in the classroom makes them more attractive for students and more likely they will interact with them daily.
Pocket Chart Make-Over
Pocket chart stands are a necessity in an elementary classroom. They can be used for so many different activities in daily lessons and perfect for review.
Making Some Classroom Mailboxes!
I LOVE the usefulness of student mailboxes, but paper sorter can get pricey! My solution is perfect for your classroom if you have a limited budget.
Grab some large binder clips, and either printed out pages of labels, or actual labels themselves and make your very own cubby clips! See how at the blog!