Have students fill this out in the beginning of the year. Then when it is time to choose authors for read-aloud books, prizes for Students of the Month, colors for student awards or folders, etc., Look at students' favorites list!
-I would use this as individualized assessment- If you thought exit tickets were just for the older grades, check out these AMAZING primary common core math exit tickets. Even if you've never used exit tickets, these are SO quick and easy to use!
Ultimate teacher binder printouts Classroom organization is important! My teacher binder helps me stay organized all year. Here are some of my favorite tips and ideas for putting together the best teacher binder.
For self esteem groups. Child writes on a slip of paper what they CAN do and puts in their own "I CAN!" On a challenging day, they can open up the "I CAN" and read some of their strengths as pick-me-ups!