Ideas for classroom
This is a great family activity to do before school starts! Parents lead your children to discuss what makes a good friend and make the chart together. Throughout the year when friendship issue arise, refer back to this list to help your child process the makings of a good friendship. Parents can share stories of their friendships and what made the friendship special.
Do the first week of school...
The Recess Queen By Alexis O'neill. A terrific read providing powerful insights about playground bullying! This book with its wonderful rhyming text, vibrant illustrations, and engaging story line will cause classroom and playground bullies to reflect on their behavior!
One minute activities to get the kids' blood pumping and to break up seatwork time. I'm definitely doing this!
There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly- I love using the syrup bottles in the shape of the old lady and the word building in this post. Awesome!
NEW PICTURE BOOKS FOR SUMMER READING 2013 - via Imagination Soup
Grow beans on cotton balls to understand the growth cycle of a plant.
Kindergarten RTI: Letter Identification & Recognition