Icebreakers that Rock, from Cult of Pedagogy
Change the "L" to "Loving classroom" and use for a classroom welcome sign!! I would use this bulletin in my Special Education classroom to remind my students that we are all in this together and that we are a family.
How do you plan what you teach? Learn to plan for the whole year, then for specific topics, and then down to the daily lessons. Great advice on planning out your school year.
Teachers—Love this one: Have parents write their address on an envelope at Open House. Then, send a positive note home for each student at some point throughout the school year!
Back To School Craft and Bulletin Board Idea: Each student makes a puzzle piece
fifth grade classroom rules | Upper Grades Are Awesome: Day Two - Class Rules and Time Capsules
personal silhouette-- this would be neat for the first week of school. Line up photographs underneath and have students guess which picture goes with each silhouette. Interactive bulletin board!
Who is my teacher? put this in the classroom library...such a cute way to let your students get to know you!
Get to know you activity
Preparing for the New School Year
I always have the children draw a self portrait, but I like the idea of having their picture next to it!!
First Day of Fourth Grade Newspaper
Bucket Filler Twist by First Grade Parade
Stations for meet the teacher night
Back to school night... I think I'll steal the sticky note idea! Love it!
Classroom Rules Activity- Back-to-School Printables for grades 3 and up!