Good to reference for 1st day/week of school: LOADS of classroom procedures to teach at the beginning of the school year

Good to reference for day/week of school: LOADS of classroom procedures to teach at the beginning of the school year.mostly elementary but some good reminders of things my middle school kids still need to know/hear

genius - my kids LOVE Wordle. Now I need to remember this for a beginning of the year activity for adjectives that describe them or interests!

Teach adjectives and then have kids create their t-shirt. great for back to school night display Hello Literacy: A Packed Week of Learning

Classroom scavenger hunt for the first day of school. Good way for kids to get familiar with all of the different things in your classroom.

revise for a middle school math class, Classroom Scavenger Hunt - This could be a great start-of-year activity with some creative questions. Maybe also and end of the year activity: students make one for next year's class

Everyone gets a square with a quarter circle, this is the end result. Love this for a beginning of the school year project. I remember doing something similar to this with puzzle pieces. Good affective lesson on how even though we are all different, we all can get together and so something great!

Everyone gets a square with a quarter circle, this is the end result- could be a good ice breaker beginning of year activity. Each student decorates the square and includes their name. Nice way to decorate the bulletin boards in the beginning of the year!

Name Art- perfect for beginning of school year

Homeschool Lesson Plans for First and Second Grade

I hope you are having a terrific beginning of the school year. I& been having a blast with my kids making back-to-school art projects. Here are some of my favorites activities that we have completed.

RETHINKING YOUTH MINISTRY: COMMUNITY BUILDER: Inside-Out Teen Self Portraits -- beginning of school year activity

Self Portrait Collage: "What is in Your Head?" Trace silhouettes, then fill in their head with a magazine collage of what is going on in their brain.

Rainbow name art for my author visit to elementary school!!

Student First Names Become Art Project with Rainbow Design (from RoundUP of & projects via RainbowsWithinReach)

Cool beginning of the year project. Kids love "hand art". If working with preschoolers think of ways they can get this colorful effect at their level as most are not ready to cover the whole space or make intricate designs. Gluing small pieces of colorful tissue? Dot paints in neon colors? Hands covered with the letters of their name…or at least the beginning letter? Sparkle glue designs?

Cool beginning of the year project. We've got the whole world in our hands. Big hand for . Many hands make light work .

Math workshop tips

Creating a Climate for a Successful Math Workshop

Teaching using a math workshop approach doesn& have to be challenging! Check out this post with math workshop tips on how to get started, growth mindset, problem solving, brain research, a culture for learning in math class and more!

Watercolour name art

Art Projects for Kids: Watercolor & Crayon Name - Or a new option: Spring Is Here - and draw some flowers around.