Julie Galbreath
Julie Galbreath
Julie Galbreath

Julie Galbreath

Chester Raccoon and The Kissing Hand - feelings on the first day of school - FREEBIE

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Kissing Hand- Fully Narrated by Audrey Penn - The perfect story to start the year for young kids and their parents!

First Day Jitters book, poem & recipe for Jitter Juice

After having it on a large chart for the week, students put this in their poetry notebook and illustrate it.

Mrs. Ricca's Kindergarten: Back to School. Great first week of school activity

Another pinner: Back to School Games for Kindergarten

AMAZING ideas for class books! I will definitely be making some of these this year!

SERIOUSLY! This website is a miracle for finding videos for teaching moments!!!!

Conversations in Literacy: Kindergarten Letter Sorts. Could also use this idea in math in 2nd and 3rd when the students are sorting out the letters that have parallel and perpendicular lines. this could easily be turned into a smartboard activity

Addition/Subtraction game. Students roll a dice, move that many spaces, add the number on the dice to the number card they landed on. Variations: +1/+2 dice. +10/+5 dice. How many more to make ten?

This could be done with sight words, numbers, letters of the alphabet, etc!

Monitor Classroom Noise Level with Virtual Bouncy Things

Stuff Students Say and Other Classroom Treasures: Best Bulletin Board Fonts!

Spelling our Names - 10 Fun Ways to Practice from Play to Learn Preschool

Pinterest Kindergarten Classrooms | do this at the beginning of the year to work on name recognition but ...

we are working on diagrams and labels then the kids can make their own (see next pin)

@balancedlitdiet --> creative ways to support authentic reading and writing experiences for your kindergarteners!

Miss Kindergarten: The First Week of School and Classroom Pictures