KETCHUP folder: When students are absent, place a "ketchup folder" on their desk and slide their missed assignments inside the folder throughout the day. Fun and creative way of getting missed work to students who were absent
This could be a cool idea for having kids write down a book they read that they love. Literacy night "Books We Love" bookshelf. I had parents/teachers/students write down their favorite book on cut strips of cardstock taped up
Task Maintain Family Contact: A meet the teacher page allows parents to learn about their students teacher. It also gives them contact information so if they need to get ahold of you it is easily ready for them to find.
Only interested in the quote- This quote shows just how important it is to be compassionate toward our students. We need to watch what we say around and to our students, so we maintain a risk-free environment where students feel safe to learn.