Avon Lewis
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Showing Emotions & Feelings But NOT Telling It

writing, narrative writing, Good anchor chart for descriptions for feelings. Great to emphasize for narrative writing and making interesting word choices. Perfect for teaching Show, Not Tell.

Descriptive Writing Brainstorm

Descriptive Writing Brainstorm: Simplifying the bottom and using it for first grade writing workshop :)

5 Ideas for Bathroom Passes and Procedures from Minds in Bloom

5 Ideas for Bathroom Passes and Procedures from Minds in Bloom ***applicable for middle school/high school: raise hand with crossed fingers so you can approve with a nod & bathroom passes on lanyards

No More Name Plates... I have done this since my first year teaching! I had a very smart mentor!

"No More Name Plates. I have done this since my first year teaching! I had a very smart mentor!" Use a colored sharpie "paint" pen. To erase use a dry erase marker and wipe off with tissue. I hope this works!

LOVE---kids sign their name on the plate when they go to the bathroom and erase it when they get back

BATHROOM PASS: Teaching 4 Real: Classroom Craziness Set Up Day FREEBIE Included. write name on plate when gone, erase when you get back. It is so gross to have them share something to carry to the rr

I'm done cup.....such a great idea!

(via Team Vs First Grade Fun: Im Done Cups) Students pick a stick from the Im Done cup and work on an activity when they are finished with their work. Teachers can range the activities depending on the grade.