Top 3 Teaching Ideas to Use this Week {7-22}


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 these creative teacher tips!

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: Using iPods as Listening Centers

Using iPods as Listening Centers – I love great organization tips! Here is a way to organize and store iPods and tools to use them in your classroom as a listening center. Complete with a free listening center download – you won’t want to miss this tutorial on using iPods as listening centers and you won’t believe how you can get FREE iPhones to use in your classroom {say, what?}

Teach Junkie: 4 In a Row Multiplication Games

4 In a Row Multiplication Games – Need a “go-to” math center game? Here is the perfect one for multiplication – Four In a Row. You can get so much from these two free printable math game versions. All you’ll need is a deck of cards and markers. {score!} Don’t need multiplication practice, then you’ll like their addition and subtraction versions too. {Free Printable}

Teach Junkie: Color-Coordinated Shopping with a Crayola

Color-Coordinated Shopping with a Crayola – Here is a fantastic tip for back to school classroom decor shopping. If you need to coordinate colors for your theme or color scheme, then take a matching shade of colored pencil (or crayon) with you. Keeping it in your purse will mean you’ll always have the exact color needed when making a purchasing decision.

Are you wondering what was the most popular {or most clicked on} idea from the party was? Well… it was Using iPods as Listening Centers.

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.