3 Easy Tips for Transitions

Are transitions in your classroom the bane of your existence? They don’t have to be! In my classroom, I use three basic transition strategies that help my students get from point A to point B in a BREEZE.

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Save some time with VIP Nominations!

I, like any other teacher, have to-do lists coming out of my ears. If I complete something at school not on my list, I will add it to the list just to cross it off. Even still, there is one thing that never makes it on or off of my list(s).

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Boost Class Morale fo’ FREE!

Do you ever feel like you have days where you’re calling attention to anything and everything just to have something positive to say in your room? Maybe you woke up at the time you are usually leaving the house and you just don’t have it in you to deal with the tattler, the crayon their, the wiggle worm, OR the story teller today. By the end of the day, you’re a frazzled mess and the only positive you can drum up is, “Sally, I love the color of your eyes. Did you pick those out yourself?” (I mean – SERIOUSLY?)

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