Kissing Hand Anchor Chart:_____ felt _____ on the first day of school

First Day of School predictable chart to go with The Kissing Hand. (I'd rather make a class book, with me writing their name and feeling and the kids drawing a picture to go with it. This looks way too text heavy on a chart.

i love this. not only does it teach kids about their accountability, it helps them understand that teachers are accountable, too. if the kids are the ones that come up with the expectations for both sides, that's even better.

I LOVE this! First Day of School activity - Students' Job & Teacher's Job--I do this similar activity each year except I do 4 squares. Teacher job is/teacher job is not, student job is/student job is not

Reporting vs Tattling

reporting vs tattling anchor chart and other anchor charts

Chalk Talk: A Kindergarten Blog: Back to School Ideas

Kindergarten stuff-- chicka chicka boom classroom book, also love having kids decorate letter their name starts with, and other ideas at this site. Good idea for a bulletin board.

Display a chart for your first round of lessons to remind students what to do for a drill if they are in the library. |

Safety lesson: Joyful Learning In KC: Procedural Writing In KC

Read Miss Bindergarten on the first day of kindergarten and make lists of all the things we have to do to get ready for kindergarten!

A Kindergarten Smorgasboard First Day Fun

A Kindergarten Smorgasboard Schedulin' Sunday!

Good Listener Anchor chart-this would be perfect with Howard B Wigglebottom Learns to Listen!

Good Listener Anchor chart - kinder or first grade  good worksheet to use for self exploration in kids

Start off the new school year with these community building activities.displaying the scheets and doing a collage of puzzle pieces also displayed nearby. Photo-copying the sheets then cutting the pieces and graphing the answers could be interesting

The Kissing Hand compare with a venn diagram instead!!!

The Kissing Hand - Comparison Venn Diagram

What if? To start the year to introduce how to be self managers when the teacher is working with small groups.

Interrupting students: Kathy Griffin's Teaching Strategies: The What If Anchor Chart This is something you can add and subtract from to keep it fresh for current classroom behavior.