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Needs to be a smartboard lesson"Great for teaching rules at the beginning of year or for me I'd use it to compare/contrast elementary to middle school. Easy to do the first week and they are introduced to Venn diagrams pronto.

This is a fun idea from Mrs. Lewis.  She uses these cell phones to pair her students up with a partner. She calls out a "Speed Dial" number, The student who is listed by the name is their partner.

cell phone partners-each child selects 10 names to put on a speed dial number. When you need a partner, teacher calls out a number and they check the speed dial to see who their partner is this time. cute idea--cute way to pick partners

This is a GREAT list of procedures to teach at the beginning of the year. Many of these are things teachers don't think about teaching.

Head Off Behavior Problems With Classroom Procedures (Scholastic Article) good check list for back-to-school season.

FREE First Day Jitters worksheet!  A great way to start off the year!

It has a full set of common core math assessments and data info for third grade.plus a free activity for First Day Jitters

This Back to School writing activity will help students see how the actions of one person can affect everyone else in the classroom.  This is one of six great community building activities in this pack.

Back to School: Beginning of the Year Activities Pack

Class book activity on positive and negative consequences, and the classroom as a community. Perfect for Back-To-School. To go with the children's book of the same name?

Provide copies of the book "How Full Is Your Bucket?" and lead an activity on what groups behavior fills our buckets and which ones dip from our bucket.

Clutter-Free Classroom: Bucket Filler Anchor Chart {INSPIRED} Will do this after reading Have You Filled a Bucket Today. I love it!

Love this!  She took out the "We do a lot of tests" line!  Free printable.

Love this! She took out the "We do a lot of tests" line! Free printable.

Students earn a chance to draw a tile and place it wherever they want. When the prize is completely spelled, the class gets that reward.

Classroom Reward Idea - Students earn a chance to draw a tile and place it wherever they want. When the prize is completely spelled, the class gets that reward.

Wish I had thought of this...Duh! Procedures Power Point for beginning / start of year - This keeps the teacher on track when going over all the procedures with the kiddos! You don’t have to do them all in one day, it’s just a solid guide. Get it FREE from this blog!

Wish I had thought of this. Procedures Power Point for beginning / start of year - This keeps the teacher on track when going over all the procedures with the kiddos! You don’t have to do them all in one day, it’s just a solid guide.