It is important to have activities within the classroom that students can work on together. Working in teams reinforces good social skills and at the same time creates harmony in your classroom.
By creating monthly bulletin boards together; students can reinforce and enable increased learning through exploration. Everyone wants the good artist on their team since [...]
Seasonal Boards help create a feeling of celebration in the classroom. Teachers can use them to highlight seasonal events like holidays, sports, and festivals.
One of the most popular bulletin board ideas is to ask children to bring a picture from their holiday along with a small write up on it. These pictures and paragraphs can [...]
As teachers, we spend so much time in creating an ideal classroom for our students that often we tend to forget the available and rich physical space that surrounds us in the classroom – the wall space.
A classroom can seem incomplete without attractive and educative bulletin boards. Have you ever looked [...]
The primary benefit of a teacher-student created board is that students may actively interact with the bulletin board content. This gives them a sense of ownership and pride.
Careful planning, grouping and organization is key to make the classroom bulletin board creation process a learning experience for the students. As with any group project, working with [...]
Creativity and a good sense of imagination needs to be used to create a back to school bulletin board.
Some possible ideas are as below:
The first figure is an example of a bulletin board created to welcome students on the first day of their class. The atmosphere a teacher creates on the first day will set [...]
Once you have planned your overall design for your classroom bulletin boards, you can work out the specifics like the background that you want. The background is an important part of a bulletin board and will need to be in coordination with your design.
The first step is to decide on the color theme of the [...]
The themes for bulletin boards need to be based on each bulletin board’s purpose and the topic that you want to focus on. If you are new to creating bulletin boards, you may want to choose more than one topic and decide on which to implement at a later stage.
Here are some things to keep [...]
As I have been working on the finishing touches for the new bulletin board course, a thought crossed my mind… Do bulletin boards have a place in the “tech smart” classroom?
As I thought about this further, I realized that bulletin boards might not only be relevant but could also play an important role in the [...]