Sports Theme Ideas
06-09-2008, 09:52 AM
Here's a list of sports bulletin board headers and misc. ideas I have compiled from my searches online (many from Proteacher message boards) over the last 3 years. I hope this helps!
Word Study: Tackling Tough Words and Homerun Spelling
Writing: Writer's Arena and On the "Write" Track
Reading: Reader's Dugout, Catch a Great Book, and Look Whose Been Caught Reading
Math: We've "Aced" Our Math Facts, Major League Math, and Touchdown!
Behavior:The Penalty Box, On Track with Good Behavior, On the Right Track, and 3 Strikes and You're Out! You could also have some type of scoreboard for rewarding positive behavior.
Classroom Jobs: Team Positions and Special Teams
Morning Work: Morning Kickoff
Other Management Ideas: Arrange desks into "teams" and have each team choose a college or pro sports team name, for your birthday wall you could use the phrase, "Have a Ball on Your Birthday!"
Displaying Student Work: Grand Slam Work, All-Star MVPs, Shoot or Aim for Success, Wall or Hall of Fame, Racing to Success, and Give it Your Best Shot
Beginning of the School Year: A Great New Line Up, Have a Record Breaking Year, (Your Name) All-Star Line-up, Start Your Engines, (Your Name) Starting Lineup, Batter Up for a Great Year, and Get a Kick Out of Learning
Let me know if you need any ideas on what supplies to use or how to create any of the boards listed above. I think I have tried all of them at least once.