When thinking about sprucing up your classroom décor you
should start by setting the right mood for your classroom needs. If you’re
looking to inspire, motivate, or relax your students there is a color that can
help you keep your classroom on track.
Studies show that certain colors in the classroom can
maximize information retention and stimulate participation. Primary colors are
all good options for your classroom: red, yellow, green, blue.
You can bring in these colors as accent walls, bookcases, or motivational signs and boards, or even plants. Consider adding pops of these colors with classroom supplies like our colorful headphone sets.
Red brings in high energy and creativity. Yellow help facilitate collaboration. Green helps to relax and calm great for a reading nook or class library. Blue helps with calming and inspiring.
Décor and More
Use your walls to display unique themes and showcase your students work. You can find tons of great inspiration and sometimes free downloadables for classroom wall displays on Pinterest. Here are some fun free printables that you can use to customize your classroom…
Think about changing up your classroom theme: Changing out classroom décor can keep your students engaged and excited to learn. There are tons for fun themes on Pinterest to bring color and inspiration to your students. From Dr. Seuss to Woodsy garden you can transform your classroom and take your students learning to the next level. You can match your theme to your classroom reading list or something your students are interested in like a popular book. Depending on the grade you teach you can add lots of colors to make a space your students will love. For inspiration check out this list of unique classroom themes.
If you have a larger classroom or teach after school
activities our portable water resistant PA might be the answer you’re looking
for. Sometimes projecting can be an issue but with a portable PA you can get
the right volume and get a ton of extra benefits. You wont have to worry about
students spilling water on your PR because it’s waterproof! With noise levels
increasing in the classroom it can make focusing hard for some students,
especially ones with concentration issues. With our help you can put those
problems behind you!
Our HamiltonBuhl Water-Resistant (IP54) PA System with USB
Port has a ton of features you can optimize during your lesson plans. With two
wireless microphones you can have one for student questions and use yours to
keep the lesson plans going smoothly. With a rechargeable battery that lasts up
to seven hours and the ability to project pre-recorded material through the
USB and Bluetooth features you are set
for lesson plans. Coaches will love using this for any sporting event or during
Studies show that 44% of students have good concentration skills,
46% have average attention skills, and 10% have poor attention skills. With any
number of distractions including background noise and talking, students can
become distracted easily and regaining focus can be hard. On top of exercises
you can always incorporate our HamiltonBuhl Water-Resistant (IP54) PA System for
extra volume, ease, and attention grabbing. Here are a few exercises you can
implement to keep kids focused and ready to learn:
Include visual, auditory and kinesthetic facets
to all lesson plans
Besides the distraction blocking benefits, our PA can help you share lesson plans from colleagues, online materials and more! With the Bluetooth enabled feature you can share TED Talks or anything you wish to your students or staff. It’s super easy to use and you will save lots of time with the USB and Bluetooth features. Think of all the extra time for lesson plans, grading papers, and keeping your classroom organized! If you’re ready to take back your classroom we’re here to help with many educational classroom items, you can incorporate today! Shop now
Looking to prepare students for the technological advancements happening now and prepare them for future employment and career goals too?
Fortunately, the rapidly-advancing technology is creating new ways to make teaching more immediate, interesting and varied – such as STEAM SNIPS™ from HamiltonBuhl.
STEAM SNIPS™ are electronic building modules that can be combined in an infinite number of ways, creating all sorts of electronic inventions, and best of all, they are designed to appeal to both boys and girls.
Perfect for library , computer science class and makerspace projects.
STEAM SNIPS™ include 73 different components, each can work with every other module in the set – all that is needed is imagination, inspiration and curiosity to build an infinite number of combinations of electronics products.
Power modules – everything requires energy
Input modules – sensors and detectors to sense, detect and collect environmental data – sound, light, temperature, humidity, motion,tilt, flame, IR distance, water moisture, ultrasonic, switches, buttons, dimmers
Output modules – produce motion, audio and visual effects that include LED lights, buzzers, speakers, motors, relays, servos and fans
Controller– controls output based on logic and can be combined with other programmable modules to adjust input and output parameters.
Along the way, kids will learn what is required to bring inventions and ideas to life:
Hardware operation and control
Software programming and coding
Creative thinking and problem solving
STEAM SNIPS™ make it easy for teachers to stoke the flames of curiosity that open up the world of science, technology, engineering, creativity coding and inventing to their students. Ages 5+.
Suitable for Ages 5+
Cross All Grade Levels K-12
Electronics Sensor Knowledge
Electronical Hardware Knowledge
Circuitry Structure and Configuration
Logic Gate operation
Input Modules (Color-Coded Pink)
Output Modules (Color-Coded Yellow)
Logic and Power Control Modules (Color-Coded blue)
51 Input/Output/Logic and Power Components
17 Input Modules
11 Output Modules
23 Logic and Power Components
2 Power Source Components (PC: USB cable and 9V battery wire)
10 pcs. (6.75” Micro USB cables)
10 pcs. (12.75” Micro USB cables)
Yellow Fan and Motor
DC 5V Fan
Non-Programmable Mode for younger learners
Programmable Mode for learning advanced techniques
Durable to withstand rigors of classroom and heavy-duty daily use
Scratch and Arduino Programming for PC (Operating Systems: Windows 7/8/10)