For all my teacher friends PIN THIS NOW! Incredible reading management binder to track student progress. Every form you will need for assessing students and developing instruction. A great addition to your reading workshop/guided reading management.
beyond the grades: teacher binder. Great ideas of things to include, how to organize them and websites you can acquire things like student info sheets. Having all of this stuff in one place would be really helpful when going to a meeting with parents.
Teach children how to hold a pencil correctly - Tear a tissue in half and ask the child to hold it in their and finger. Give the child a pencil and as long as they keep hold of the tissue, they will hold the pencil correctly.