An idea for the girls picture ornament frames for 2016 Winter Fun! Make this cut snowman from craft sticks and felt. Use as a picture frame, a gift card frame, or insert a greeting and make it a unique holiday card.
Biography or character report. For all of my teacher friends. Money is tight these days. A very good alternative to dressing up like the person! Would have never thought this idea! Could use for STEM social studies!
Cute idea for a faux fireplace: Old crate filled with logs, greens, pinecones, and lights.This would look great on the porch by the front door! Or place it by a painted wall square surrounded by molding for a faux fireplace in any room!
Day of School Magnet! This is a magnet for parents to put their child's work up on the fridge. The poem says: I made this special magnet on the very first day so that my first grade work will always be on display
First day of school chalk photo. Photo ideas from Blue Cricket Design. (Because the first morning of school isn't quite stressful enough - no, really - y'all look for me in the driveway with a bucket of sidewalk chalk just before dawn.
Classroom Management, also good for student self monitoring: Making Smart Choices sheet - Behavior note that has student taking personal responsibility.make room for a description, hand written by the child.
All about me bag - Each child fills the bag with 4 things about them and brings it into school. They can decorate the bag too. I did this with my own items as a first day of school ice breaker. Maybe get large paper sacks from the grocery
There was an old lady who swallowed a fly sequencing -- Animal names spelled with beads on a pipe cleaner and dropped into a Mrs. Buttersworth syrup bottle (I wonder if it would be worth buying junky syrup just to do this?