Here’s a site with so many resources, that it should be bookmarked in a special place in your browser and viewed as many times as possible during the school year. With over 21 links to resources, tips and suggestions, this is one site where you want to pace yourself .
The Back to School, Rubrics and Graphic Organizers Link and Classroom Management links alone merit a couple of hours to view the printable handouts and read all the tips and resources.
A table on the homepage includes links to the following: Great Themes, Books By Theme, Holiday & Seasonal, Back To School, Learning Centers, Classroom Behavior Management, Reader’s Theater, Pocket Charts, Math Magic, Teacher Graphics, Songs That Teach, Shopping, Interview Help, 1st Year Teacher, Teacher Buzz Words, Fillers, Special Ed. Resources, Subs Bag of Goodies, Teacher Quotes, Bulletin Boards, Teacher Tribute, Wana Laugh, Free Activity Sheets, Links For Parents, Find Big Book, Calendar Time!, ABC Ideas, Virtual Trips, Online Games, Classrooms Around The World, Wonderful Webquests!!!!, Webrings, Awards, Leveled Guided Reading Books, Fingerplays Galore, Fun with Puppets, More to come, The Reading Rug, End of the Year, Rubrics and Graphic Organizers, Our CDROMs, Report Cards, Ways to Motivate, Super Sites of the Month, Reading Comprehension, Story Problems, Classroom Management, Books of the Month, Schoolhouse Rock, Sites For Teachers, Add Your Site to This Page, Teachers Share Their Sites and Favorites, K-3 Chatboard, Visit Songs For Teachers and About this Site!
There are also links to three Primary Teacher Time Savers CDs with each containing hundreds of printable files, and modifiable student activity sheets, student books, manipulatives, teacher forms/templates, classroom displays, and much more. Free samples are also included for downloads.
Although Teaching is a Work of Heartemphasizesthe primary grades, much of the information is useful to other grades as well. This is one site that will make your school year easier all year long.