first grade organization

Collection by Heidi Mize

Heidi Mize
Seriously?  A dish rack will hold file folders?  Brilliant!!

Seriously? A dish rack will hold file folders? Brilliant!!

Interesting. Very smart and thrifty teacher!  math journals!
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Cutting Up :-)

In the past year we have both introduced the Math Journal into our Guided Math program. This has been a great and innovative way for students to communicate their math knowledge. However, we both found the same thing; the students were only using a small part of the page, and we felt most of the journal was going to waste. So we decided we wanted to find a way to cut the journals in half! We made a few phone calls, and got a lot of laughs on the other end. Most of the big hardware stores…

She has so many cute ideas for a fun and organized classroom!
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Open House Week & New Teacher Blog Tuesday

It continues... Open House Week! Today's topic? Classroom Photos! Now, I already posted pics of my new classroom but I hadn't uploaded them to my Classroom Photos Link above... until now! Well, I'm working on it... Here are the my newest classroom pictures. I meant to take more today, you know some worn-in classroom pictures BUT my sister called and asked if I wanted to go swimming with her and my nephew after work and, well, you know what happened, right? I rushed home and went swimming…

Genius drying rack

DIY Drying Wall Rack (or puzzle rack)

A metal desk file screwed to wall creates an inexpensive DIY Drying Wall Rack (or puzzle rack). Published with Blogger-droid v1.6.8

DIY Art Drying Rack From Pizza Boxes

DIY Art Drying Rack From Pizza Boxes

This is such a cleaver idea (sadly I have no idea who to give credit to this idea... Found on Pinterest...but not pinned back to owner). Pretty simple

On the table by my desk/corner of my desk : For notes, lunch money, etc. Love this because you always have kids coming to you every morning with different things to give you!
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Bulletin board storage bins from Dollar Tree -- 4/$1.
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Classroom Setup 2013-2014

This has been a summer of firsts for me. This is the first summer I've fathered a 3-year-old. Said fathering has included the first attemp...

La maternelle de Laurène : ranger les dessins du matin

La maternelle de Laurène

ressources pédagogiques (outils, affichages, jeux, activités, fiches etc..) pour les enseignants de maternelle

Excellente idee ,!
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Excellente idee ,!

SwellChel: {Learning at Home}: Alphabet Flip-cards using an IKEA Tolsby Frame (FREE download)
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I love love LOVE IKEA Toslby frames ! You can't beat the price at 99 cents, and the possibilities are endless. Here are some...

MOORE Fun In Kindergarten: Classroom Pictures, love the word wall under the white board so it's at eye level!
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Classroom Pictures!

I know it’s a little late in the school year to show you my classroom but I wanted to beef up my blog. Here’s what I got! My doorway C...

Fun and simple song for syllable practice  (Blog:  The First Grade Parade)

Labeling the Teacher & Some Syllable Fun - Cara Carroll

Last year I saw the cutest labeling lesson from sweet Julie Lee. I had already introduced the concept when I saw it, so I tucked away the idea and knew I’d use it in the future. I pulled it out today and the kids had a BLAST! We’ve seen lots of labels in our guided …

#papercraft #crafting supply #organization   Ikea Expedit Paper Holder Storage 8.5x11 12x12 Scrapbook Cardstock

12x12 Paper Holders

This 12x12 craft paper storage holder is available in our standard and IKEA configurations. Buy this shelf at Stamp-n-Storage to keep your paper organized.

Miss Lang's Class: IKEA in the Classroom
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IKEA in the Classroom

Over this past summer, I finally purchased some IKEA shelving units for my classroom. I went with the Trofast ones, planning on using them f...

Something else to get on my annual back-to-school trip to IKEA.      Tales of a Teacherista: Classroom Organization

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