Organizing Student Supplies

Is there a teacher who doesn’t love brand-new school supplies? Perhaps, but I wouldn’t put money on it. Well, let me clarify. I believe most teachers get a charge out of new school supplies—just like kiddos do. What can be troubling for teachers is what to do with the avalanche of school supplies that arrive…

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Heave Ho!

It’s a brand-new school year—a fresh beginning. This makes it the perfect time to update, replace, and give things you no longer use the ol’ heave-ho. My good buddy, a fourth-grade teacher, gave her desk the ol’ heave-ho. As she explained to me, she rarely uses the desk, which takes up valuable classroom space. And…

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Monthly Deliveries?

For years and years teachers have been asking The Mailbox to deliver teaching ideas every month of the year. And guess what? We are now doing just that! All Gold subscribers receive a fun- and skill-filled digital delivery of grade-appropriate teaching ideas each and every month of the entire year—that’s twelve digital deliveries in all….

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Student Names Cards…So Fast and Easy

I just created these names cards for student cubbies.  All I needed to do was click on the border I wanted, choose the font and type the names.  Presto, in less than two minutes, great kid-friendly, personalized cards!  You can make these just as quickly and easily as I did at Mailbox Gold 101 toolkit…

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