Desk Pets - Animal Friends, 40-Pack

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Desk Pets - Animal Friends, 40-Pack

Desk Pets - Animal Friends, 40-Pack

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There really isn't a right or wrong way to use them, and like everything else with teaching and life, you live and learn, tweak things, and make it work better for you. Looking for a brain break idea for your students that requires no additional planning and can be done spontaneously? For your middle mathematicians, try using desk pets to guide students on skip counting by multiples and multiplication tables in their hundreds charts or hooray arrays! In the 2019-2020 school year, I found myself in a new position with students who are highly motivated by rewards and prizes,” Begay tells Teach Starter. If you are unsure what background colour will work best, or have a specific colour you would like, please contact us.

com, the Sell on Etsy app, and the Etsy app, as well as the electricity that powers Etsy’s global offices and employees working remotely from home in the US. Etsy’s 100% renewable electricity commitment includes the electricity used by the data centres that host Etsy. Once the desk pet home is built, a messenger has to relay how to build the desk pet home using only descriptive words. Before class, I traced and cut out different colors of felt squares for students to choose that would go on the bottom of the houses.These small animal erasers give kids a friend right at their desk and a little bit of comfort on a rough school day. At the end of the day, I want my students to put their Desk Pets away to minimize the risk of them getting lost or “disappearing. Just like a real pet, the EMO desk pet has his own personality and will stay by your side, wander around the desk, and occasionally annoy you. There are many different ways to use Desk Pets, but I'm going to explain how I used them in my classroom. The desk pet movement was created by elementary school music teacher and viral TikToker Marissa Begay, who began posting about them in late 2020 as a prize bin alternative, only to see her video (and idea) go viral.

They purchased rugs and blankets (fabric squares) and pillows (little pom pom) and food (also erasers). Holidays and seasons are always changing and so do the habitats sitting on the desks of my students. At the end of each day, if the child did their best, paid attention, and overall demonstrated a positive learning attitude, they earn a pet adoption point. Desk Pet and Owner of the Week” chart: Instead of a traditional student of the week, you can have a quick photoshoot of the student and their desk pet as a way of recognizing a student who went above and beyond that week. You can also discuss food groups and sort foods into categories (healthy/unhealthy, food groups, etc.

I bought these numbered binder organizer tabs (see second picture below) to keep each students' printables organized. Desk pets are the perfect size for student’s desks because they are pretty small and allow students to have use of their workspace.

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