Saturday, August 2, 2014

Bees Themed Classroom {Ideas, Photos, Tips, and More}









BACKGROUNDS:
  • black or yellow fabric
  • black and yellow striped fabric or wrapping paper
  • yellow fabric or paper with stripes made using black electrical tape
  • use white tulle to look like wings
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  • break up the yellow and black stripes by adding in black and white polka dots or yellow polka dots throughout your classroom
BORDERS:
  • buy plain yellow border and add black strips using a ruler and Sharpie
  • black or yellow chevron
  • black/yellow striped duct tape

TITLE SUGGESTIONS:
  • Job Chart: Hive Helpers, Bee Helpful, Busy Bees
  • Welcome Board: Buzz on In to ____ Grade, Welcome to Our Hive
  • Birthday Board: Happy "Bee" Day
  • Behavior Board: Bee-havior Board, Bee Kind, Bee Responsible, Bee Respectful
  • Work Board: Bee-utiful Work, Buzzworthy Work


ADDING ANY OF THE FOLLOWING WILL HELP ENHANCE YOUR THEME:
  • transform yellow lanterns into beehives

  • Hang tissue poms in black, yellow or a combination of them both
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  • create an adorable hive on the wall using paper towel rolls

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  • paint clothespins yellow, add stripes and glue on goggly eyes...these can be used on behavior clip charts, dismissal charts, etc
This bundle contains 34 coordinating products that will allow you to design an amazing, personalized beach themed classroom for very little cost. The bundle includes several editable files so you may use your own fonts and colors to customize nameplates, cubby labels, name tags, binder covers, newsletters, dismissal cards, schedule cards and more. You'll receive all of the items shown below:
{Click to access and download: BEES CLASSROOM THEME




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