Teaching ideas & inspiration to make your classroom buzz!

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Jan 20, 2020
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Jan 20, 2020
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Here you’ll find a range of teaching ideas ready to use in your primary classroom. We bring you tried and tested classroom activities, teaching strategies and classroom management tips to help you cater exactly to your students’ needs. Not to mention, the huge range of high-quality, professionally designed, downloadable teaching resources and freebies to support your positive teaching endeavours too.  Bookmark this page for a constant stream of fantastic teaching ideas. Go on! Let’s make your classroom buzz!

Are you looking for some Lunar New Year craft activities for kids? Check out some of our FREE resources and ideas… Facebook As a parent or carer
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Jan 21, 2020
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Challenge your students this Christmas with a code cracker whole class activity. Your students will love these ridiculously mysterious puzzles for low
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Jan 21, 2020
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This beautifully illustrated and meaningful children’s book is perfect all year round. Check out some of these wonderful ‘All the Ways to
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Jan 23, 2020
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Teachers can spend more time in their classroom than any other place in their daily lives! Which is why we know that managing your students’ learning spaces is important. Not only that, but keeping your classroom organised makes a big difference to student behaviour and how smoothly your daily routines will run. In this category of The Chalkboard you’ll find blog posts that give you the best classroom organisation tips and tricks, along with classroom display and classroom decor ideas. We’ll help you figure out flexible seating and set up a rich visible learning environment. There’s no need to spend hours scrolling through Pinterest. We’ve already done it for you!

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Jan 20, 2020
2 min read
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Jan 20, 2020
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Lorem ipsum began as scrambled, nonsensical Latin derived from Cicero’s 1st-century BC text De Finibus Bonorum et Malorum.Lorem ipsum began as scram
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Jan 20, 2020
6 min read

Teachers can spend more time in their classroom than any other place in their daily lives! Which is why we know that managing your students’ learning spaces is important. Not only that, but keeping your classroom organised makes a big difference to student behaviour and how smoothly your daily routines will run. In this category of The Chalkboard you’ll find blog posts that give you the best classroom organisation tips and tricks, along with classroom display and classroom decor ideas. We’ll help you figure out flexible seating and set up a rich visible learning environment. There’s no need to spend hours scrolling through Pinterest. We’ve already done it for you!

These anchor chart design posters will help you and your class create visually appealing anchor charts that POP for your learning space! Facebook As a
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Jan 23, 2020
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Still looking for something AMAZING to get you through to the holiday break? Well, here they are! Your top 10 favorite teaching resources of 2019! Fac
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Jan 23, 2020
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The countdown to the holidays is on! How will you build excitement with your class? Create a classroom advent calendar of course! Facebook As a parent
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Jan 23, 2020
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Have you ever wondered who is bringing you all of the resources, illustrations and inspirations that you find on the Teach Starter website and social media pages? Or what impetus drove our founders Scott and Jill to create the company in the first place? Well, wonder no more! In this blog category you can find out all about how our company began, from a single thought shared under a mango tree on the Sunshine Coast of Australia, to the buzzing, passionate and creative team that make up Teach Starter today. Read our stories, hear about our growing community and find out what’s new at Teach Starter HQ.

Don’t miss this months Halloween inspired animation! Learn more about our talented designer Sam, and how her career path led her to Teach Starte
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Jan 23, 2020
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Meet John Causley, one of our talented designers and check out some of his amazing work. Facebook As a parent or carer, we can spend a significant amo
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Jan 23, 2020
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Meet our fabulous designer Carlos and see his amazing new feature illustration for World Environmental Day. Facebook As a parent or carer, we can spen
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Jan 23, 2020
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As a parent, having kids in school can often make us feel like we are students again ourselves! In this blog category, you’ll find the best tips and advice for supporting your child through their schooling journey (plus awesome ideas and downloads for school holiday activities too!). We’ll look at everything from homework tips for parents, to what you can do to help when your kids are learning to read. Maybe you’d like to refresh some of those primary school Mathematics concepts that you haven’t really thought about in years! Bookmark this page for your regular fix of no-nonsense, actionable tips and tricks and helpful, teacher-designed downloadable learning resources.

How do you best support your child through a period of standardized tests? Read our suggestions to get them (and you) through. Facebook As a parent or
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Jan 23, 2020
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Teachers are kind of a big deal. Choosing gifts for teachers can be tough. Read our top suggestions and ideas from real teachers (you may be surprised
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Jan 23, 2020
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Read all about a teacher mother’s journey in the decision of repeating her son in Kindergarten. Facebook As a parent or carer, we can spend a si
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Jan 23, 2020
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We know that teaching is hard work. For all of the rewarding experiences, it provides educators with, there are always difficult ones too! While our team of teachers work hard to create high-quality teaching resources to help save you time and stress, sometimes you need a little more. Our Life & Wellbeing category is where you can come to rest, to giggle, to recharge and to remember what it is that brought you to this career in the first place. Whether you are a beginning teacher looking for support and inspiration, or a seasoned teacher in need of a dose of new funny teaching memes, these posts will help you to round out your day just the way you need.

Join us each week as we explore relevant issues, chat with inspiring teachers and have a good belly laugh. Facebook As a parent or carer, we can spend
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Jan 23, 2020
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Facebook As a parent or carer, we can spend a significant amount of time (over?!) thinking the best way to talk to our kids about their report cards.
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Jan 23, 2020
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Catch up on all that’s been happening on Australia’s top teaching podcast, For the Love of Teaching by Teach Starter, in the month of July
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Jan 23, 2020
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