Students can use the sharpened pencils and place broken ones in the "not sharpened". Students do not have to interrupt the class to sharpen a pencil.
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A cup for sharp pencils and a cup for dull pencils. By having this, students will not be sharpening pencils all the time. When their pencil gets dull, they just get up, put it in the correct cup, and grab a sharpened pencil to continue their work.
Create a pencil system with decorated buckets.
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I need to do this. Managing the flow of sharpened pencils will not bring me down this year :)
Spectacular 2nd Grade: Classroom Setup: I WILL have a "Sharp" and "Dull" pencil bin... NO during the day pencil sharpening!!!!
Super cute labels to attach to baskets, bins, or cans so your students know where to put the pencils that need to be sharpened and grab a sharp pen...