Who would have thought that hand clapping games could address so many different developmental skills at once! Bilateral coordination, memory and cognitive skills, and cooperative play are all packed into this fun childhood tradition!
Activities & Games: Brain Breaks For ANY Grade! Get your students movin' and groovin' to get the wiggles out. You'll motivate them to learn by doing these quick and easy breaks in your class. I saw amazing results as soon as I started using these!
Exit ticket poster with stickies! I really like this exit ticket poster idea. This is a great classroom procedure to implement at the end of the day to assess what the students learned that particular day.
Fun Clipboards: Need Scrapbook Paper, Sponge brush, and Mod Podge. First Trace the paper to fit the board, then coat clipboard with Mod Podge and press down on paper. Trim edges around clipboard. Cover with another coat of Mod Podge.
I use math journals in my Math Workshop. I like the idea of using Math Journal Sentence starters with my students. This would serve as a great way to incorporate writing in math and allow students to expand their thinking.