More ideas from Noor
Number formation display

Number formation display I think this is fabulous for engaging the boys. I would probably introduce one number at a time and slowly build it up.

Dinosaur small world in the tuff spot

Dinosaur small world in the tuff spot - PICTURE ONLY - goes to FB page not instructions.

DIY - flowers - wedding

This is such an easy paper craft tutorial using a paper punch! It would make some pretty home decor idea or table center piece. Or even an easy way to craft a wedding decoration!

Alternative to Socratic Seminar: Tug of War

Making students engage in a thinking tug of war: How About a Tug of War? Making Thinking Visible - an excellent resource for promoting engagement and higher order thinking skills!

25 Things Successful Teachers Do Differently

Inclusion--teaching students with disabilities in general education classrooms--can work well for all students--but only when teachers are given the support and tools they need to successfully facilitate learning for a mixed-ability group of students.

She has some FANTASTIC ideas here on organizing your classroom.

Terhune's First Grade Site! Sharpened pencils INSIDE a drawer. I like this to avoid the mad rush when kids see the sharpened pencil box is full.

Text-Dependent Questions:  I think this is going to be one of the harder parts if the CC for my students this year - citing evidence from the text when answering questions and to steer them away from "I think" and making connections answers.  I am excited to see what the kiddos are capable of!!

wwwatanabe: Close Read Complex Text, and Annotate with Tech--Part 1 - Text Dependent Questions (Resource - Close Reading)