4th grade Ideas
Use Katy Perry's "Roar" and other popular songs to review figurative language & poetry devices - from www.traceeorman.com
Use two colors for name calling sticks. Flip the stick after you've called that student. Brilliant!
Coffee, Kids and Compulsive Lists: 2013 Classroom Pics!
sheet for parents to fill in at back to school night
Ladybug's Teacher Files: Oh' Boy another freebie :)
Runde's Room: Hook Them from the First Day ... Tips for Back to School - classroom teachers share their favorite fun and engaging back to school activities.
In the news magazines for box in your classroom library...You don't have to teach current events to make students knowledgable about what's going on in the world. This would be a great option for when students finish an activity early.
Funky First Grade Fun: literacy
Checklist of procedures for the beginning of school. When you look at this list, it's no wonder it seems like it takes forever to get around to teaching content!
Mandy's Tips for Teachers: Procedures, Procedures
Science Notebooks | Kristen's Kindergarten
Fourth Grade Literacy Lovers: Goal Setting in the Classroom
Back to School Activity Packet : Welcome to 4th Grade
I would need to change for junior high but I love this idea for I go over the syllabus the first few days of school... Would definitely help them pay attention!