A free printable for the first day of class!

Kristen Santey I really like this idea of an all about me for students. This allows the teacher to see students interests and it helps teachers to connect with their students. This can be used at any grade level.

Tabletop Twitter: The teacher chooses a passage from a book for students to respond to. Student write their own response and then move around to respond to what another student said. Since this is a Twitter-inspired activity there is no talking and short responses.

Fun & easy way for students/parents/teachers to respond/comment @ Writing Celelbration

Reading wall display #Reading

5 Keys to become a better reader! Perfect for students bulletin board to help students learn ways to become a better reader!

My Summer Memories Art-Phone: A Back to school Art and Writing creative lesson. Engage children creatively with this Instagram style, 'tech' mobile phone/tablet 'My Summer Memories' first week back, art and writing activity. Children can reflect, and capture a visual essence of their summer break using pictures and words. Cut out and make a fold out booklet style art-phone, and then complete the image making on the front cover and the written elements inside.

Back to School Art & Creative Writing Activity 'My Summer Memories'

My Summer Memories Art-Phone: A Back to school Art and Writing creative lesson…

Graphic Organizer Posters All About Me Web Grades 3 6

Graphic Organizer Posters: All-About-Me Web: Grades 30 Fill-in Personal Posters for Students to Display with Pride, a book by Scholastic, Scholastic Teaching Resources

Story Elements anchor chart - characters setting and plot.

Story Elements anchor chart This anchor chart layout is useful for parts of large systems. For example, Society can be broken up into government, economics, culture, geography.

Wonder freebie - Wonder Kindness Poster to promote kindness in your classroom with your students.

Great for staff appreciation or student shout-outs! An easy way to build school/classroom communities!