Top 3 Teaching Ideas to Use this Week {6-2}


Its that time again – I’m featuring my teaching ideas to use this week from last Tuesday’s linky party. I hope you find something fantastic that you’d like to make or teach this week, I know you’re going to love this creative set of teacher tips and ideas!

Teach Junkie: Teaching Idea Tuesday - Lesson Plans, Activities, Tips

These are just the top 3 teaching ideas that I had time to highlight, you’ll see many more on Teach Junkie and featured on our facebook page. So a huge thank you for those who took the time to link up their fabulous teaching ideas!

Teach Junkie: Top 3 Teaching Ideas to Use this Week {6-2} - How to Manage the End of the Year Behavior {Tip}

Chance Can End of Year Behavior Tip – I think anything that can inspire students at the end of the school year to keep their cool, remember their manners and help keep you sane is a winner. Here is a great tip on using a chance can, which could probably work all year long to incentivize good behavior but will be a great added incentive at the end of the school year. {Free download}

Teach Junkie: Top 3 Teaching Ideas to Use this Week - Teaching Vocabulary with KIM Strategy

5. Teaching Vocabulary with KIM Strategy – Teaching vocabulary to students can be dull and sometimes it is hard to make meaningful. Here is a strategy to teach to students to break down vocabulary so that they can better understand and use it. Students think it’s fun and it’ll help you accomplish your underlying objectives!

Teach Junkie: Top 3 Teaching Ideas to Use this Week - Shoebox Plot and Setting Dioramas Rubric

4. Shoebox Plot and Setting Dioramas Rubric – If  you want to focus on learning plot and setting then this diorama project may be for you. Students can bring their creativity to the forefront and you’ve already got your rubric in place with this free download and activity idea. {Free download}

Are you wondering what was the most popular {or most clicked on} idea from the party was? Well… it was Glue Stick Tracking Tips.

Thanks ladies. Your ideas are wonderful! Feel free to grab the “I’m a Featured Teach Junkie” blog button as your ideas are definitely worth the shout out. {woot}

You can view all of the ideas linked up HERE. If you have a blog, be sure to check in on Tuesday when you can link up your favorite or most recent teaching tip like something you made, taught, a lesson or a fun tip. Also, don’t forget to check out the Teach Junkie Facebook page for even more creative ideas, free downloads and tips.

Leslie {aka the original Teach Junkie} loves learning new things to make teaching easier and more effective. She enjoys featuring creative classroom fun when she's not designing teacher shirts, making kindergarten lesson plans or planning her family's next trip to Disney World.