Classroom Supports → Tips for Lesson Planning

Tips For Using Anchor Charts in the Classroom

This blog post explains why and how a teacher may use an anchor chart and includes links to anchor chart ideas.

Tips For Using Anchor Charts in the Classroom

How to Make a Quick and Easy 8 Page Mini-Book From One Piece of Paper

Silent instructions on how to make a simple, quick & easy mini-book out of one piece of paper. Very fun for beginning writers and readers to make their own little book.

How to Make a Quick and Easy 8 Page Mini-Book From One Piece of Paper

No Cook Playdough Recipe

Watch this video to learn how to make playdough with no cooking required. Students can use playdough to make letters, numbers, 3D shapes using toothpicks, and models in activities.

No Cook Playdough Recipe

First-Day Ideas

Some suggestions from teachers for clever lessons to start off the school year such as time capsules, class-created puzzles and name games to name a few.

First-Day Ideas