Teaching Tips & Lesson Ideas

Back-to-School Activities

Lesson ideas and getting-to-know-you activities for the first few days of the school year

Classroom Management Tips

Lots of advice relating to behavior charts, discipline techniques, positive reinforcement, and student reward systems. (Part 1 of 3)

Classroom Management Tips 2

More tips and techniques to help you manage your classroom and improve student behavior. (Part 2 of 3)

Classroom Management Tips 3

Elementary School Classroom Management (Part 3 of 3)

End-of-the-Year Activities

Ideas for the last few days of the school year

Favorite Books

Teachers explain which books they enjoy reading with their students

Teaching Fractions

Lots of ideas for teaching your students about fractions.

Student Teaching Advice: Part 1

Experienced teachers share their tips, suggestions, and ideas with student teachers; Part 1 of 3

Student Teaching Advice: Part 2

Learn how to be a successful student teacher; Part 2 of 3

Student Teaching Advice: Part 3

Even more ideas and advice for student teachers; Part 3 of 3

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Teaching Tools

Printable lesson plan books and student homework assignment sheets.