Space Management Room Arrangement Classroom Set Up - Encouraging Collaboration and Self-Directed Learning. This post is full of pictures and ideas. I love how there are so many different places for students to work, and everything is so inviting!
I remember Lit Circles in the grade &, like most group work, some kids did the work & some did not. So this article helps address some of the problems with Lit Circles, without throwing the baby out with the bathwater.
Growth Mindset Activities and freebies
A Simple Strategy to Stop Arguing and Talking Back
Good Reminders: 10 Ways to Sabotage Your Classroom Managment: If you are having classroom management problems, take a look at this article, which explains what NOT to do, and the more effective practices you should try instead.
This is the cutest "welcome to our classroom letter" that I've seen in a long time! Add your voice reading it to your students that they can hear by snapping a qr code. Great back to school letter from the teacher idea.