Why You Need a Daily Visual Schedule in Your Classroom

The beginning of the year is a great time to think about setting up your classroom for success. Many teachers are looking for ways to boost their classroom management for smooth routines and procedures. Classroom daily visual schedules are great for helping students understand how their day will flow.  What is a daily visual schedule?Continue reading “Why You Need a Daily Visual Schedule in Your Classroom”

7 Powerful Classroom Management Tips for Surviving Winter Holidays as a Teacher

The few weeks between Thanksgiving and Winter break are always CrAzY in elementary classrooms. Am I right?!? And as soon as the calendar flips to December, teachers know it’s next to impossible to get your students to focus in class! How can I keep my students learning during the winter holidays? What keeps students engagedContinue reading “7 Powerful Classroom Management Tips for Surviving Winter Holidays as a Teacher”

Setting Good Classroom Rules and Expectations- How To Make Meaningful Classroom Rules

Setting good classroom rules and expectations is one of the most important objectives in elementary school. Rules are different from classroom routines and procedures. Classroom rules define what will and will not be taking place in your learning space. Coming up with the perfect set of rules can be a challenge! This blog post willContinue reading “Setting Good Classroom Rules and Expectations- How To Make Meaningful Classroom Rules”