Door Decorations

Suits Me!

Name: Eliza
School: University of Northern Colorado
Description: This will be my first year as an R.A. and I wanted to do something really cool.  So…my door decs will be playing cards backed by construction paper, with the residents’ names at the bottom.  I’ll leave enough space and thanks to an idea I read, make them […]

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Something to Write Home about

Description: One thing that I’ve thought of for door decs, is getting University postcards (two per person) and putting them into a door dec saying “___________ … someplace to write home about”, the idea behind the two postcards is for one to be decoration, and one to be for them to write home on.  […]

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Sports Pennants

Description:
In the first semester of last year I made CU sports pennants… An isosceles triangle with a C and U cut out and pasted on the left-hand side (picture it like this: [CU >).
I alternated doors with Gold pennants w/ Black letters and then Black pennants with Gold letters.  I wrote their […]

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Puzzle Pieces Door Tags & Activity

Description:
For my first year as an RA I took puzzle piece patterns that we used where i worked for name tags. I cut out 2 sets of pieces (there were four pieces, but two of them fit together) then I randomly put one boy’s name and one girl’s name on each piece. Then at […]

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Hidden Beatles Theme

Decription:

For 2nd semester I did a Beatles theme, but no one new it before hand.  I made one doortag for each room that represented a Beatles song and told the residents at our first floor meeting that they all had something in common and whoever could figure out what that was and determine what […]

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Flower Power Door Tags

Name: Michelle
School:  University of Arizona

Description: These door decs are for the overly creative!  I had an all girls wing and I had decided to go with a Flower Power theme.   I went to Target and bought some all black stationary cut out into the basic five petal flower shape. I also bought finger paint […]

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Cute and Cheap Door Tags

Description: I’m an RA on a female freshmen floor.  The first semester we did a lot of roommate switches, so when it came to doing door tags for the second semester we went with a Spring idea of flowers in pots. We wrote their name on the flower, where they were from on the […]

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Certificate Door Tags

Name: Gabriell
School: Indiana University
Description: Well I was fresh out of ideas for door decs after everyone else used sports or cartoons, etc.
I was looking through the local teachers supply store and came across certificates, like honor roll
and attendance slips.  In the pile was a certificate for attendance, I filled in each residents name
as the attendee, the […]

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Door Tag Butterfly

Description: Real cute butterfly door dec that doesn’t take long to make, and can be encorporated into duty boards, bulletin boards and other floor decorations.

Instructions:
1. Photocopy a butterfly from a teacher book or find a good one online & print.
2. Color the image however you wish & cut out around butterfly’s body.
3. Bend pipe cleaners […]

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Bear Doortags

Name: Amanda School: St. Leo UniversityDescription: I made bears out of construction paper for each of my residents with their name and room number.  To add a little to them, I attached a small bag of gummy bears to them.  It turned out to be a great snack to have while moving into the rooms. Instructions, Things Needed: 

Construction […]

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