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35 Interactive Bulletin Boards That Will Interact College students at Each Stage

September 6, 2020
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Bulletin boards in the classroom can be a great way to showcase your style as a teacher. If you really want to get your students involved, go a step further and try out some of these interactive bulletin boards. Children can get up from their seats and immerse themselves in the learning experience, even if they are socially distant. Just make sure they use their own supplies. We have put together examples for every topic and level. So let yourself be inspired and get started!

1. Create a classroom bookshelf.

Promote independent reading and improve your reading skills with this bulletin board that students can color in after reading the books.

Source: The secondary English cafe

2. Do a morning brain boost.

This bulletin board allows students to post questions about an answer you provide.

Source: Teach starters

3. Ask students to show off a little.

InteractiveBulletin Boards Miss DeCarbo IG

Create a simple, colorful grid that students can use to display their best work for all to see. Add their names if you want or leave them blank, but encourage each student to post regularly.

Source: Miss DeCarbo / Instagram

4. Create a geoscientific tactile board.

Use rubber bands to match the terms (also marked with push pins) with the parts.

Source: Kutztown University

5. Ask students to change their perception.

This interactive forum gives students a chance to think about their classmates and see how much they actually know about each other.

Source: In Bodine

6. Teach various math terms.

Students can learn how to solve math word problems using this interactive board.

Source: Teaching two sisters

7. Pit music versus poetry.

Poetry can be a hard sell for some children. Help them relate to this by challenging them to determine if quotes are from a famous poet or a famous pop group. You will be surprised by the answers!

Source: Mrs. Orman's classroom

8. Create a color corner.

Interactive bulletin boards don't need to be a lot of time or effort. Just pin up a giant painting poster and let the students use their crayons or markers to color in. Coloring is a well-known anti-stress activity and can actually help focus the mind on the subject at hand.

Source: Cynthia Platou / Twitter

9. Provide a place for burning questions.

Interactive bulletin boards Kate's science class

Interactive bulletin boards like this one, also known as a "parking lot," provide an inconspicuous way for children to ask questions about the material you are covering. Check this out daily to see what you might need to review or save to answer in a future lesson. Remove the sticky notes if you react to them.

Source: Kate's Science Classroom Cafe

10. Challenge them with Sudoku.

Do you need something for children when they finish a little early? Sudoku interactive bulletin boards could be the answer! For more information on how to set it up, see the link below.

Source: Activity after math

11. Practice comparison and contrast concepts.

Lauren Kim IG interactive bulletin board

Did someone say a giant Venn diagram? Count me in! Post any two items for students to compare and contrast and have them write their responses on sticky notes to fill in the chart.

Source: Laura Kim / Instagram

12. Try a thinking tug of war.

Prepare to write opinions by having students post their thoughts on a tug of war bulletin board. These are easy to prepare and can be used over and over again for different questions.

Source: The good life

13. Use QR codes to pique curiosity.

Interactive bulletin boards study all knights

Bring interactive bulletin boards with QR codes into the digital age. This example shows quotes from famous women on the wall. The pupils can scan the QR code, which is generated free of charge, with their mobile phones or tablets to find out more about the individual QR codes. This idea can be customized for so many different topics!

Source: Study all knights

14. Bring the boggle math.

Game-based learning has so many advantages. This boggle math board is based on the classic letter game with a twist of numbers. Learn how to play at the link below.

Source: The Routty Math Teacher

15. Create a bulletin board for color sorting.

The little ones love interactive bulletin boards. Paint empty paper towel tubes with bright colors and set them up with coordinated buckets and pom-poms. Children practice hand-eye coordination by dropping the correct pompoms through the tubes.

Source: Play to study preschool

16. Get to know literary genres.

Interactive bulletin boards Buck and Chuck

Lift-the-flap cards can be used on so many different interactive bulletin boards. This forum helps children identify literary genres through examples and descriptions.

Source: Buck & Chuck

17. Create a huge word search.

Word search is an engaging way to practice spelling and vocabulary. You can modify this board to accommodate new themes all year round.

Source: The corner to character

18. Draw your eyes with a spy board.

Interactive bulletin boards Lauralee Chambers IG

Grab your hot glue gun and get to work! This board is the perfect opportunity to play a quick game of I Spy when you have a few free minutes at the end of your class.

Source: 2art.chambers / Instagram

19. Find out what they are grateful for.

This is a simple idea for a case bulletin board. Have a student write what they are grateful for on the back of each card. Turn one over every day and share it. (For more fall bulletin board ideas, see here.)

Source: Teacher blogspot

20. Take what you need, give what you can.

You can find examples of interactive bulletin boards like this on Pinterest. The concept is basic: write notes on a blackboard with encouraging and kind words so students can grab them when they need to be lifted. Provide them with paper so they can add their own kind words to others.

Source: Pinterest

21. Turn a roll of paper into an interactive Q&A station.

The great thing about interactive paper roll bulletin boards is that they are easy to change. Please see the link below to learn how to make this board (this teacher used a door, but it would work for a bulletin board too).

Source: Oh man it's Farley

22. Publish a reading board.

Share a book read aloud by sharing the characters, problem, attitude, and solution as you read. When you're finished with the book, have the kids write their favorite part on sticky notes to share. (Check out more creative ways to use Sticky Notes in the classroom here.)

Source: Kidd + Kids

23. Make a mitten match board.

Help your little one learn letters, numbers, sight words and more with a cute and fun interactive matching board.

Source: Play to Learn Preschool / Instagram

24. Insert a pin into the card as you read.

Interactive bulletin boards Scholastic

Show students how books open the world. Publish a map or world map and have it post a pin anywhere in the books they read.

Source: Scholastic

25. Win the day with word games.

Words With Friends made Scrabble games popular again. Set up a board of note cards and have students compete for the highest score. Bonus points for using a vocabulary!

Source: Pinterest

26. Get reading recommendations from fellow students.

The teacher who created this forum says, "Students use sticky notes to write the title, author, and genre of the book they are reading. They use dry-erase markers every day to mark the page on which they're in and update their rating (out of 5 stars). That way I can see how much kids are reading and give students a place to refer to when looking for new book recommendations. "

Source: Third grade swag / Instagram

27. Set up a bucket fill plate.

If you "catch" friendly students, give them a "warm, fuzzy" bobble to put in their bucket. Periodically empty each bucket into a class bucket to work towards a reward. (Learn more about the bucket filler concept here.)

Source: Little woman preschool

28. Spark joy in your students.

Such a simple concept - spell a word in large letters and let students fill it with their thoughts on the word. You can easily change this to suit seasons or themes.

Source: Paulette Metivier / Pinterest

29. Measure the angles on a paper pool table.

Have students place paper pool balls on the table, then calculate the angles they need to shoot using a protractor and string to pocket the ball.

Source: Ryan O & # 39; Donnell / Kutztown University

30. Give them a space to "tweet" all about it.

Interactive bulletin boards live in fifth grade

Social media is everywhere these days, including in classrooms. Create a Twitter board where students can “tweet” the answer to a question using laminated sentence strips and dry-erase markers.

Source: Life in the fifth grade

31. Create a reader selection card.

Find out which books are hits and which are not with interactive bulletin boards of the reader's choice. Children can pan their picture to show how they felt about a particular book.

Source: Scholastic

32. Put together a bulletin board.

Interactive bulletin boards Res Life Crafts

It's like magnetic poetry but uses a bulletin board instead! Cut out words and prepare a container of pins. The rest of the work is done by the students.

Source: Residence life craft

33. Encourage random kind actions.

Interactive bulletin boards Green Pride

Post a series of envelopes with random kind action ideas. Students draw a card, complete the process, and then post a picture if they want.

Source: The green pride

34. Meet new classmates by playing Peekaboo.

Put a picture of the student under a folder with their name on them so students can learn the names and faces of their classmates. This is aimed at younger children, but could also be optimized for older students.

Source: Play to Learn Preschool / Instagram

35. Draw points on a large Cartesian plane.

Have students practice drawing points and finding the area of ​​the shapes on a Cartesian plane. Use fun pins to spice it up!

Source: Melody Bienfang / Kutztown University

Do you need more bulletin board ideas? Try these 20 Science Bulletin Boards or these 19 Magical Harry Potter Boards.

Would you like to know what makes a bulletin board easy and effective? Check out these tips.

30 interactive bulletin boards that engage students at all levels

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