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Organized Classroom · 6d ago

Turkey Tom Reading Over Break

Hey teaching friends!   I know for my US friends, Thanksgiving Break is coming up pretty quickly!  Isn’t it funny how it seems to take forever to get here, and then once it is upon us, it se...
Organized Classroom · 1W ago

Thanksgiving Thankful Mix

Today, I have created a fun video that shows you a few Thanksgiving activities you could do this week or next!  I originally saw the Thanksgiving Thankful Mix idea on the Designing and Mothe...
Organized Classroom · 2W ago

Cool Classroom Coding

Don’t you love when something that students love to use is also educational?  Well, my personal third grader was certainly tickled when I gave him an opportunity to “play” with this super fu...
Organized Classroom · 3W ago

The Great Candy Comparison

Hey teaching friends!  I was thinking about how quickly the fall seems to be going – for me anyway.  And how the holidays seem to be rushing past!   I just realized that Halloween is coming ...
Organized Classroom · 1M ago

Silly Stories Fall Freebie!

Happy fall y’all! I was feeling particularly fall-ish today on account of the gorgeous fall weather in northern Ohio and thought you might enjoy a little fall freebie! If you loved doing Mad...
Organized Classroom · 1M ago

Joketober at Organized Classroom is Spooktacular!

Hey teacher friends!   Soooooo – as I was lying wide awake in bed at 2 am, I decided it wasn’t the most productive way to spend my time and since I was awake anyhow, might as well create som...
Organized Classroom · 2M ago

Fantastic Fraction Fun! {Giveaway}

I don’t know about you, but teaching fractions in third grade was always a tough concept for some students, while others picked up on it super fast.  It is definitely one of those concepts t...
Organized Classroom · 2M ago

New PD in Your PJs: Parent Involvement!

Oh yeah!   I know a lot of you LOVE my PD in your PJs Workshops and I have a NEW one for you!  This one is called 5 Days to Parent Involvement and it is presented a little differently than s...
Organized Classroom · 3M ago

How Not to Run Out of Time for Teaching

Do you cringe when you think about all the curriculum you have to cover in one year – and how there is literally no way possible that it can be done?   No wonder teachers feel frazzled and a...
Organized Classroom · 3M ago

Finding Time to do All the Paperwork

She was drowning in paperwork and overwhelm. As a 5-year veteran teacher in fourth grade, Jamie wasn’t new to the demands and workload of the job.  But a new administrator, coupled with a ne...