More ideas from Kristy
Great idea to calm a student. Repinned by SOS Inc. Resources @Rebecca Porter Inc. Resources.

Visual for Calming- the act of moving the pieces could also really distract them and bring them down- small copy to carry around on lanyard maybe See Broc was right. take a deep breath.

Blooms higher thinking questions

During read-aloud, have student select a button from a jar & then ask a question that corresponds to the color button chosen. Questions can be answered individually, in buddies, or in journal. Button cards correspond to Bloom's taxonomy

fraction basketball, let them roll a dice to see how many times each person will "shoot" then record shots made as a fraction.  Person with the biggest fraction wins.

fraction basketball, let them roll a dice to see how many times each person will "shoot" then record shots made as a fraction. Person with the biggest fraction wins. LOVE this idea, except instead of shooting "basketballs" I wanna set up angry birds!

Get organized! 5x7 card printable

TEACHER TIP: I like to laminate cards, hole punch and attach onto a metal ring. Keeps student information at your fingertips throughout the year. Perfect for emergencies, field trips or quick contact information. Can hang on a hook in your room.