I guess it doesn't help that we drill them with admin and rule reminders on the first day back..! Although those steps are often necessary to get them back into their routines, it doesn't have to be such a tedious experience. Here are some ideas to get your students inspired and ready to learn when they come back to school, or whenever you feel it's time for a refocus!
7 Reasons Adult Coloring Books Are Great for Your Mental, Emotional and Intellectual Health by Huffington Post
Health Benefits of Adult Coloring Books by WellnessMama
7 Amazing Benefits of Coloring for Adults by LifeHack
This set is the latest to be added and it's something a little different as they are pennants! The idea is that they are coloured in and then hung up around your room in a chain! Simply punch a hole in each corner as seen below, then tie a string through them all and hang them wherever you like! There are 10 different quotes in total in this set.
The best bit is that these are all positive quotes about learning, and the fact that students can take some ownership in expressing themselves by colouring in these in will mean they have their own unique stamp on your classroom decor! It's also an easy and effective way of incorporating Character Education into your lessons too.
If you'd like to try one of these out for free, you can download it immediately by simply filling in the box on the right!