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Decorating

How Should You Decorate Your Classroom?

How Should You Decorate Your Classroom?

During the #TeachChat on Wednesday, August 19th, Really Good Teachers from across the country shared their thoughts and ideas about how much is too much when it comes to classroom decorating.  With the beginning of the school year here, it’s important to remember that the classroom’s decor should serve the needs of the students first
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How to Choose Preschool Classroom Furniture

How to Choose Preschool Classroom Furniture

Preschool is one of the first places to introduce a classroom setting to early learners. Providing a space that is child-friendly allows children to make the most of their early education. The space should be bright and colorful inviting preschoolers in and keeping their attention. Furniture should be size appropriate and set up in a
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Classroom Set-Up: 3 Steps for Success Webinar

Classroom Set-Up: 3 Steps for Success Webinar

On Wednesday, July 16th, 2014, Really Good Stuff presented the webinar Classroom Set-Up: 3 Steps for Success. Watch a recording of the presentation below.*  


5 Perfect Plants for the Classroom

5 Perfect Plants for the Classroom

Spider plants?  Ferns?  Which plants are best for the classroom?  For those teachers who are lucky enough to be allowed foliage in their classroom, deciding which plants to include in their space can be a challenging task.  We asked teachers from around the country which plants they prefer in their teaching space.  Find out which
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Winter Decorating Ideas for the Classroom

Winter Decorating Ideas for the Classroom

It is that time of year again!  The weather is colder and the you and your students are all spending a little bit more time in the classroom.  Making the classroom feel and look even more inviting than it usually does is a great way to beat the wintertime blues.  Check out the following decorating
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How to Get Things to Stick to Cinder Block Walls

How to Get Things to Stick to Cinder Block Walls

Classroom teachers across the country are often faced with decorating restrictions due to fire codes and school rules.  For years they have also tried to figure out how to get their posters and signs to stick to the cinder block walls in the classroom.  The following tips should work, individually or in-combination, for just about
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#TeachChat Archive: Decorating the Classroom and Beyond – July 10, 2013

#TeachChat Archive:  Decorating the Classroom and Beyond – July 10, 2013

You know it was a great #TeachChat when there are over 70 pages to the transcript. The teachers who attended the July 10th, 2013 chat lived up to the term Really Good Teachers and filled the hour with great ideas for decorating and more. We had the pleasure of meeting some brand new teachers to
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80 Classroom Theme and Decorating Ideas

80 Classroom Theme and Decorating Ideas

Creating a fun and productive learning environment in the classroom has a lot to do with organization.  It also has a lot to do with how the classroom looks.  A welcome, inviting theme is much more likely to engage students than a sterile environment.  As the new school year quickly approaches, consider adding one of
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Using Themes and Decor to Promote Classroom Community

Using Themes and Decor to Promote Classroom Community

Some teachers like to create one, unified theme for their classroom. Others will focus more on displaying students’ work, while yet others take the “minimalist” approach. No one style is better than another, but they are all intended to create a community within the classroom, an inviting place that encourages students to learn. This month
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3 Ways to Decorate the Classroom for Valentine’s Day

3 Ways to Decorate the Classroom for Valentine’s Day

Now, more than ever, emphasizing kindness, compassion, and tolerance are essential character lessons in the classroom.  This year, make a point of stressing the importance  of those traits in your holiday decor.  Decorate your classroom for Valentine’s Day with one of the ideas below that is sure to inspire kindness in your classroom.