# Classroom ideas
Classroom Tips: Setting Up A Writing Center
Writing in the primary grades involves a lot more than just jotting down some ideas. Writing for young children encompasses things like fine motor skills, hand-eye coordination, letter formation, concepts of print, generating ideas, planning, spelling, grammar, sentence structure, word choice, and more.
The Best Way to Set Up & Organize Your Classroom Library
Take a look at your classroom library. Are the shelves a mess? Are your book bins overflowing? Does it look like a tornado blew through since the beginning of the year? I feel your pain!
Five Things Teachers Should Do Before Summer Break
Now that we’re nearing the end of the school year, are visions of flip flops and margaritas dancing in your head? Summer is just around the corner and we're all thinking about days at the pool. Even so, it’s never too early to start thinking about next school year.