Get to Know You Games for the First Weeks of School! - Teach with hope.
Today I am brining you the perfect combination of back to school ice-breakers and games for those first days of school! Back to school is a crazy time and we all want to hit the ground running. There are routines and procedures to teach and we are ready to get to them the second those kids walk in the door. Building community and getting to know
Using Call Backs After Spring Break (FREEBIE!)
FREE Call Backs and attention getters for the kindergarten classroom! Great classroom management tool!
Back to School Good or Bad Choices
It's back to school time and your second graders will love completing this booklet during their first week of school. It is a multi-functional booklet that is designed to help you get to know your students, to help your students get to know each other and to allow your students to review all the won...
Daily Writing for Kindergarten, Pre Primary, First Grade and Second Grade
Guided Writing! Daily writing pages for use in Pre-Primary, Kindergarten and First Grade. Use as part of your every day morning routine. Use Guided writing practice to: * Teach and practice handwriting, * Learn days of the week and writing the date, * Make observations about weather and feelings, * Write, copy or complete a sentence and draw a picture.
Fidgets in the Classroom
I'm learned over the years that I'm kind of a control freak, but more importantly, I want my students to be successful. Fidgets a...
21 Fun Back to School Games for Kids
Whether you're looking for a first day ice breaker or games to play at a back to school bash, this list has something for everyone!
Eight Things That Should be at the Top of Teachers' To-Do Lists for the Beginning of the Year - The Efficient Classroom
I am a list-maker. BIG TIME. This is a list for teachers of eight things that should be on their to-do list at the beginning of the year.
Free About Me Color Page
An All About Me activity is perfect for back to school and a great way for students in your classroom to start getting to know one another and building class community. This fast prep worksheet is a practical way to showcase student names.help students be part of the classdisplay class namesstudents...
Lyndsey Kuster — Recharge & Reignite Your Passion For Teaching
There is nothing more satisfying as a teacher than having the necessary materials and tools to help your students, right at your fingertips. Don’t you agree? That’s why I’m constantly brainstorming new ideas, resources, and >
Jitter Juice Recipe
Is it possible that the first day of school is upon us already?! Oh my this summer did fly by! While parents and teachers have so much on their minds in preparation for the big day, our little ones have a whole other set of worries inside of them...those first day jitters! This Jitter Juice Recipe and Poem are sure to help! *Pair this with our Back to School Activities and Centers for Pre-K & Kindergarten! Jitter Juice Recipe and Poem One of my most favorite ways to get those first day of…
Teaching Children to Use Glue Bottles
Using glue in the classroom is a skill my students learn the first week of school along with other rules and procedures. When your learners are not taught how to use their glue correctly things can get MESSY!
The Girl Who Never Made Mistakes Activities w/ Digital Google™ Option
Are you looking for growth mindset picture book activities? The Girl Who Never Made Mistakes provides ample opportunities for student discussion and reflection. These easy to use activities are perfect for 2nd-6th grade classrooms looking for depth in their growth mindset instruction.
How I Spent My Summer Vacation Activity w/ Lesson Plan FREE
Grab this FREE activity to use with the book: How I Spent My Summer Vacation by Mark Teague This product is a freebie and sample from the resources below. See below for the bundle and other resources included. (This is lesson 10) ⭐ First Week Essentials: Classroom Community Lessons & Activitie...