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Fun video to establish expectations for classroom rules! Children will learn the importance of raising hand to speak and sitting quietly and still during story time.

Classroom Manners Video |

Who doesn't love firefighters? Your students will love to write about what firefighters do, or about their imaginary day as a firefighter with this...

A Cupcake for the Teacher: Fire Safety Kids {Craftivity & Printables} Plus a Freebie

Bucket Fillers is an easily implemented program that teaches children the value of their words and actions. Use these activities along with the books from the Bucket Fillers series and you will see instant changes in your students awareness of their actions and how they effect others. Since starting this program in my classroom, I have found it discussing how we treat others and what we can do when we feel we are being mistreated so much easier.

A good lesson to teach that we all look different, but inside we are all the same.

Back to School "Monster" Unit with Math & Literacy- TWO Freebies in the download preview! Common Core aligned and aligned with SS essential standard: rules! GREAT FOR 1st and 2nd Grade!!! Tons of writing activities and even a Monster Glyph!

Apples and Handwashing: "We put a clean apple slice in one jar. We passed another apple slice around the class as we came in from recess with dirty hands. We have been observing the two jars in the science center. This is the difference after 8 days - gross! (This picture doesn't really show the mold.)" - A great way to teach about germs.

Reading Rainbow: Germs Make Me Sick

Teaching is Colorful: Our Germ unit Continued

Classroom ideas for teaching about germs

Antibiotic resistance - germs unit

Germ Hand- great source for explaining germs to kids

Germ Simulator... a cool way to show kids the importance of washing hands (probably only good for 1st grade and up, though)

Germs and Handwashing Activities

Kleenex interactive lessons on germs :)

A peek inside a lapbook study on germs with the Germs Lapbook from In the Hands of a Child.

primary practice: cute reminders for keeping germs to ourselves