Organizing Tips for Back to School
- FAQs for the First Days of School
Find answers to some of the most common concerns for the start of a new school year. This article for teachers includes advice on what to wear, what to say, how to assign seats, and how to learn students' names.
- Top 10 Classroom Organization Tips
Being well-organized will help save you precious time and energy. Here are our Top 10 creative organizational tips from veteran teachers that will help you build an efficient classroom. New teachers, still determining the most effective methods in the classroom, will find this resource particularly valuable.
- The Ultimate Organized Classroom
Ultra-organized classrooms seem practically to run themselves. Here are five steps you can follow that include advice on organizing resources, records, students, and how to prepare for your absence.
Organizing Tips for New Teacher
- Advice from Veteran Teachers
New teachers will find valuable advice from experienced teachers on parent-teacher communication, lesson planning, and more. Use these resources to help manage your classroom and plan your curriculum.
- Classroom Arrangement Checklist
This checklist will help you make sure that all aspects of your classroom are ready for students. Items include your floor plan, furniture, and equipment arrangement. This printable list is intended as a general guide to help you arrange your classroom for back to school. Some items on this list vary by floor plan, teaching style, and grade.
Organizing Classroom Centers
Organizing Lesson Plans
Time Management Tips
Charts & Forms
- Homework Checklist
Help your students get organized by filling in this customizable, blank printable resource with daily assignments, and checking off completed homework. You can tailor the PDF to your teaching needs by typing in the highlighted fields before printing.
- Trip Itinerary Preparation Form
Provide a quick reference for class trip details, trip itinerary, and a student list with this form. This printable is customizable. Tailor the PDF to your teaching needs by typing in the highlighted fields before printing.
- Open House Resources
Make your next Parents' Night or Open School Night a great success! Browse our articles and printables to find open house planning resources, parent handouts, decorating ideas, advice for introducing yourself to parents, and more.