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Board: Middle School/Jr High (6-8) 09-02-2014, 04:05 PM
Replies: 38
Posted By old mare
What is special about middle school???

I love middle school. They keep me on my toes and make me strive to be the best teacher I can be. They keep me young, make me laugh, and confide in me. I love when they come back to visit and tell...
Board: BusyBoard 07-09-2014, 05:13 AM
Replies: 5
Posted By old mare
Crayon sale

I found a box of 24 crayons at Walmart yesterday for 25 cents.
Board: BusyBoard 07-08-2014, 12:56 PM
Replies: 17
Posted By old mare
school supplies

July 8th finally Walmart is stock! Let the back to school shopping begin!. It's nice to get there first and get the good stuff.
Board: BusyBoard 06-27-2014, 08:05 AM
Replies: 16
Posted By old mare

I love the dish rack as an organizer. I think it would be perfect for my AM folders. PTers, you are all so creative!
Board: BusyBoard 05-07-2014, 04:06 PM
Replies: 3
Posted By old mare
teacher's say the darnest things

As a project for Mother's day I bought flower pots for the students to paint and decorate. So today I announced loud and clear," Okay boys and girls I need all your POT money." 6th graders laughed...
Board: BusyBoard 04-26-2014, 05:00 PM
Replies: 3
Posted By old mare
western theme

Thanks 1956BD for the great ideas. It's been awhile since I did a western theme. Your post brought back great memories. I think I'll be doing this theme again.
Board: BusyBoard 01-03-2014, 08:22 AM
Replies: 6
Posted By old mare

Why not try your local library? Mine has a children's section separate from the rest of the library and it has a bulletin board where I placed ads. I also introduced myself to the children's...
Board: BusyBoard 12-09-2013, 06:29 PM
Replies: 9
Posted By old mare
Last Day before Christmas break

mrleebok, love your idea of minute to win it. What sort of challenges do you do?
Board: The VENT 12-06-2013, 06:24 PM
Replies: 6
Posted By old mare
Enough already

I love to wear different hats for teaching, especially social studies. Today in fact, learning about the pharaoh's of Egypt I wore a pharaoh's hat and even the beard. Lots of weird looks from...
Board: BusyBoard 11-12-2013, 03:47 PM
Replies: 4
Posted By old mare
Simplifying fractions

I teach 5th math and I do make the students simplify and I take off points if they do not.
Board: Bulletin Boards & Classroom Themes 11-09-2013, 10:12 AM
Replies: 5
Posted By old mare
Turkey Talk

I researched coloring pages of turkeys, drumsticks, meat platters. Some were serious some funny. The students picked one they liked and colored it anyway they liked. After mounting it on paper, ...
Board: The VENT 11-03-2013, 03:50 PM
Replies: 10
Posted By old mare
report cards

Our grades are all online. Our principal has access to all comments made throughout the grading period and our private comments to parents on report cards. He lets us know when he has seen them and...
Board: The VENT 11-03-2013, 03:29 PM
Replies: 5
Posted By old mare

I do the same as the previous poster. Post its are great. It's a great feeling to crumble and throw away when completed. I also put all my lessons in a binder/file drawer with a comment about the...
Board: BusyBoard 09-10-2013, 06:03 PM
Replies: 8
Posted By old mare
911 video

Thanks for posting. This is perfect for my 6th grade class. It was very moving.
Board: BusyBoard 08-21-2013, 05:32 PM
Replies: 1
Posted By old mare
Bullying Program

My son's school is implementing a school wide bullying program based on the Oleweus Program. It was presented at their in-service days. Anyway, their task is to come up with a name for the program...
Board: BusyBoard 07-29-2013, 03:18 PM
Replies: 11
Posted By old mare
composition books

I got them at K-Mart 25 cents. Only black though. Wal-Mart had neon colors for 50 cents.
Board: BusyBoard 07-28-2013, 01:56 PM
Replies: 22
Posted By old mare

Your classroom looks terrific. I also teach middle school. They love when a classroom is bright and engaging. Have a wonderful year.
Board: Social Studies 07-20-2013, 06:57 AM
Replies: 14
Posted By old mare
postcard exchange

What grade do you teach?
Board: BusyBoard 07-20-2013, 04:22 AM
Replies: 1
Posted By old mare
catchy phrases

Good Morning PT's: I'm sitting here on this rainy Saturday trying to come up with some catchy phrases for my theme Oh the places you'll go in social studies. A Passport to learning. I teach middle...
Board: Bulletin Boards & Classroom Themes 06-04-2013, 05:07 PM
Replies: 86
Posted By old mare
classroom theme

I like this idea of posting your classroom themes.One is more creative than another. I was wondering--- do you think 6th graders are too old for Dr. Seuss? I teach reading/social studies. I was...
Board: BusyBoard 06-04-2013, 04:28 PM
Replies: 21
Posted By old mare
management strategies

Would you share some more details about this?
Board: BusyBoard 01-22-2013, 04:56 PM
Replies: 0
Posted By old mare
The Book --Wonder

I just finished reading the book Wonder. It was suggested here on PT. I also bought the audio. I want to use it in my 6th grade literature class. Does anyone have any follow up activities that...
Board: BusyBoard 01-07-2013, 04:02 PM
Replies: 2
Posted By old mare
ideas for open house

How about some poems by Shel Silverstein or Jack Prelutsky ?The students could do a choral read and then act them out. Simple but quite entertaining.
Board: BusyBoard 01-07-2013, 03:57 PM
Replies: 8
Posted By old mare
class movie

I show my class Ironwill. It has a little of evrything:adventure and drama and such a great ending that the students cheer. It's a disney movie. I've used it for the past 3 years as a class reading...
Board: Intermediate Grades (3-5) 01-01-2013, 03:08 PM
Replies: 4
Posted By old mare
Black History Month

Happy New Year Everyone: I was just wondering if anyone had a good idea, project , website for Black History month. This is my first year in 8th grade social studies. I do incorporate a unit on...

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