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Classroom Management

This blog category covers the topic of classroom management, providing teachers with resources and ideas to help improve engagement, learning and well-being of all students and themselves. Topics such as brain break ideas, setting up the classroom, creating a positive and supportive classroom environment, behaviour management ideasclassroom routines, monitoring student progress and general day to day suggestions on how to organise your classroom.

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Classroom Management

Flexible Seating: Unreal or Unrealistic?

Flexible seating gurus say that this form of classroom 'un-seating' better reflects the hyper-connected and ever-changing world we live in. That it inherently requires students to master skills such as flexibility, creativity, problem-solving and collaboration. But do the challenges of managing a flexible seating environment outweigh the benefits?

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Classroom Display Ideas: Creating a Help Centre

Check out this simple and effective classroom display idea! Create a customised "Help Centre" for any unit you are working on with your students.

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Classroom Management

100+ Free Printable Classroom Display Resources

Making a new display? Check out over 100 of our FREE, professionally designed, downloadable classroom display resources!

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Classroom Management

Customisable Classroom Decor Templates

Here's a list of our most popular, customisable classroom labels, banners and display templates. Created by our team of insanely creative, professional graphic designers, ready for you to customise, print and display!

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Classroom Management

Report Cards - Then and Now!

“I remember when report cards used to be a tick box and one sentence at the end.”

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Marble Jar Reward System for the Classroom

The counting and clinking of the marbles going into the jar were always the most exciting part of this whole class reward system!

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Basket of Tricks - 5 Minute Time Fillers for the Classroom

My days were always jam packed with educational goodness, that's why when 5 minutes opened up - it really threw me!

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68 Ideas and Tips for Setting Up Maths Rotations in the Classroom

To do maths rotations or not?

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Classroom Management

10 Ways to Calm Your Class after Lunch

But, before I knew it, first-break had finished and my students were racing up to class, hot and sweaty, jumping around like they had ants in their pants! I would quickly walk outside to quieten them down, but I was faced with an impossible task!

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Random Acts of Kindness Ideas for the Classroom

Encourage students to be thoughtful and generous, we all know that these traits can go a long way!

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