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    First Day Of School

    First Day Of School

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    Teaching With a Mountain View: First Day of School Activities for Big Kids

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    Back to school activity - really fun for elementary grades... Have done this in a variety of ways in my day...but not anything "back to school." Looks like fun for the first week or so... (sit in circle..outside..)

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    The Kissing Hand | Chester the Raccoon Craft | Back to School

    Back to School with Chester the Raccoon Crafts - Artsy Momma

    Free!! big puzzle piece for students to fill in as a get to know you activity for the first day of school/social skills group.

    Important Piece of the Puzzle

    First day of school. Did this on the second day - thought it worked better - added "My favorite part of the first day of school was..." They LOVED this!

    Mrs. Robinson's Classroom Blog: Meaningful First Week Activities

    1st day activity. School is important because___. What kind of teacher do you want___. Our class should ___ everyday. What are you looking forward to learning___.

    Following My Heart to First Grade: August 2012

    This is the cutest back to school book EVER! You're Finally Here by Melanie Watt is the perfect little book for lots of first week fun! Visit this post to see all we did with this book! | Around the Kampfire

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    Fun, contemporary back-to-school lesson! Have your students draw "selfies" and describe their summer via text message prompts. Makes for a great bulletin board display!! Could also add AR to make it "come to life!"


    All About Me Worksheet--this would be cute for a time cap or 1st week of school and have a partner share yours with class and vice versa

    All About Me Worksheet

    Back To School Activity {Brochure- NO PREP}Back to School is such a wonderful and BUSY time of the year! This perfect and easy tool is a wonderful way to get to know your students as they walk in the door to your classroom! There is NO PREP with this activity, you just PRINT and GO!

    Back To School Activity {Brochure- NO PREP}

    Our first assignment was a "Social Media Profile" get to know you activity. The kids fill out information about themselves and write four "status updates" from the summer.

    Apples and ABC's: A Tour of my Classroom (4th Grade)

    Life as I Know it...: 52 Get to Know You Questions!

    Life as I Know it...: 52 Get to Know You Questions!

    great idea for hopes and dreams at beginning of year

    Primary Punch: When I grow up...

    Free printables: Back to School Color by Numbers with addition and subtraction from Kids Activities Blog.

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    How Full Is Your Bucket? *for kids* Here are a bunch of ideas to illustrate the "filling" of buckets.

    Teaching 4 Moments: How Full Is Your Bucket?

    4th Grade Frolics Have kids do this at the beginning of the year to introduce themselves as a getting to know you activity

    4th Grade Frolics

    Great idea instead of the plain old boring first day letter every year!

    Funky Fresh Firsties: Favorite Pins Friday

    Why we have rules. Short video to intro rules lesson

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    Easy organization for Meet the Teacher

    Peace, Love, and First Grade: Meet the Teacher

    Cute back-to-school or icebreaker idea!

    More Back To School Ideas! Another Icebreaker Idea.

    Name Posters! Your students can make them the first day of school and then you can hang them up in your classroom for the rest of the year!

    Lessons with Laughter: Throwback Thursday: Name Posters!

    David Goes to School- use this for start of the year activity. Get children to write rules for David.

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    collection bags to hand out to the families of the school. Using #ZIPLOC bags and #AVERY labels! box tops for education

    Michelles Charm World: It's Box Tops Season!

    This 30 slide presentation is a great icebreaking activity for the first few days of school, and can be used interactively with whiteboards to prac...#Repin By:Pinterest++ for iPad#

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    Perfect for beginning of the year, getting to know each other activities! Venn diagram with buddies.

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