If you haven’t jumped on the Pinterest band wagon yet, please consider this a formal introduction. Pinterest is a website and a mobile app that lets users capture ideas and bookmark websites using a photo-based interface. Your collection of “pins” are categorized into “boards” much like the real-life bulletin boards where we might pin photos, recipes and quotes we like.
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Are you ready for Great Outdoors Month? If not, you may want to start your preparations now. After all, it does start June 1st. There are many wonderful ways to celebrate the occasion, including decorating your bulletin board before every event. With that said, here are a few fun bulletin board ideas for Great Outdoors Month: (continue reading…)
The classroom bulletin board is a part of the life of the class and an expression of who the teacher and students are and what they are focusing on in school. They are also a reminder for the students of the lessons being taught. By being front and center in the classroom bulletin boards can be valuable visual aid and actually assist a teachers with their curriculum.
Thinking about the lesson plan, a teacher can come up with fun bulletin board ideas to expand and enrich those lessons. They can change or add to the board at any time and create a truly interactive experience for the students. Changing the board every week or two can keep it fresh and relevant and allow the class to focus on current events or subjects that can help excite the students about learning.
These are some ideas for the classroom bulletin board that focus on the month of May.
There is nothing quite as sad as a large, empty classroom bulletin board. Too often the board remains stagnate throughout the school year and both teachers and students become accustomed to seeing the same things day in and day out tacked to the board. Eventually, it becomes just like any other piece of art on the wall. Never changing and often overlooked.
A classroom bulletin board should be viewed as a way to emphasize the lessons being taught in the classroom. By using the board as an ever-changing form of communication, you will help students focus during lessons. Additionally, with reminders hanging within view at all times, the board serves as reinforcement of learned material.
Here are a few fun bulletin board ideas you can use to celebrate important dates in April.