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My Mouth Is A Volcano takes an empathetic approach to the habit of interrupting and teaches children a witty technique to capture their rambunctious thoughts and words for expression at an appropriate time. Told from Louis' perspective, this story provides parents, teachers, and counselors with an entertaining way to teach children the value of respecting others by listening and waiting for their turn to speak.

Fishpond Australia, My Mouth Is a Volcano! by Carrie Hartman (Illustrated ) Julia Cook. Buy Books online: My Mouth Is a Volcano!, ISBN Carrie Hartman (Illustrated by) Julia Cook

34 great book ideas for the first day of school. I love not only the book choices, but her great lesson plan ideas for the first week as well!

34 great book ideas for the first day of school. I love the book Chrysanthemum. I read it during my field one experience and it just such a nice book for kindergarten students.

How Full Is Your Bucket? by Tom Rath and Mary Reckmeyer online video

Video-This beautifully illustrated picture book conveys a powerful message about how little acts of love and appreciation affect the well being of others, and also add to our own happiness and abundance. Great read for building a classroom community!

What’s typical when it comes to writing skills?  Here’s a look at what you can expect by age.

Writing Skills: What to Expect at Different Ages

What’s typical when it comes to writing skills? Here’s a look at what you can expect by age. I would only add that we shouldn't wait until age 5 to teach kids to hold a pencil correctly!

Library teacher idea.

(If I had a library in my classroom I would do this!) CLASSROOM READING INCENTIVE~ Hide these Golden Tickets in library books or classroom books that never get read or checked out. Then reward the student that is lucky enough to discover it!

Dont Squeal Unless Its a Big Deal: A Tale of Tattletales: Jeanie Franz Ransom, Jackie Urbanovic: 9781591472407: Amazon.com: Books

Don't Squeal Unless It's a BIG Deal.First saw this book at a professional development last year. Great book to use if you are experiencing a problem with "tattletales" in your classroom. *I NEED THIS FOR MY CLASSROOM*

Back-to-school books for your little ones! For all your back-to-school needs visit Walgreens.com!

Back to School Read-Alouds. What a great list of engaging books that kids will love!

3 More Excellent Picture Books: Stellaluna, Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type, and Memoirs of a Goldfish

Classroom Management: Bucket Filler Pledge

BACK TO SCHOOL Bucket filler pledge print out - this reminds me to much of A and her "that really filled my bucket" comments!

Great ideas for the beginning of the school year! So organized and a beautiful room.

beginning of school year. This is a first grade classroom but there are some cool ideas I could modify.

I love using Julia Cook books to target pragmatics, problem behaviors, or social skills in speech therapy.  Great for problem solving!

Helpful Books by Julia Cook

Helpful Books by Julia Cook - Busy Bee Speech (Books that target behavioral and social difficulties.

Nyla's Crafty Teaching: Back to School Books - A Grade Specific Reading List

How NOT to Start Third Grade. Back to School Books - A Grade Specific Reading List.Perfect for the first day of school!

Books for Teaching About Blurting Out and Interrupting in the Classroom

Books to Help Teach Classroom Rules and Procedures

Use these Books to Teach Rules and Procedures for the classroom. Helpful for any teacher. Combat blurting out, tattling, lying, stealing, and bullying.