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 refrigerator magnet...hopes and dreams!

Monogram Door Decor DIY - reinforces the idea of the class as a family and makes a great gift!

Teambuilding: Tinfoil and Pipe Cleaner Challenge that your kids will love!

Thanks from the Bunch of us Classroom idea. Cute idea to give to special class teachers principal or anyone else at the school

pickles and ketchups--On Fridays, place them on the board. Anyone who has turned in all of their assignments is a "pickle" so write their name under the pickle sign. Anyone who is missing an assignment has their name placed under the ketchup bottle. Pickles can "pick" a fun game or activity, while "ketchups" catch up on missing work. It is amazing how quickly assignments come in!

pizza pans with magnets instead of clip charts-- so smart!

Modify for upper grades. Differentiation and extension for my smart pants kids.

such a cute idea!

Hello english teacher. Your getting this when I graduate

Bubbles _ bubbling with excitement Great gift giver for first day or open house!

displaying student's work - laminated pieces of construction paper and clothes pins with thumb tacks hot glued to back

data wall first grade

Binder Clips to label cubbies? Hmmm. Great Idea!

Kissing Hand

Have your child wrinkle up the paper heart (not tearing it) and then try to flatten it out. Discuss how words or actions can harm a heart and take time to heal.... Good family night activity

Tot School Themes: The Color Red | From ABC's to ACT's

First day project. "Friendship tree". All students add their fingerprint and the teacher hangs it in the room as a reminder that we're all friends.

Crafts to go along with "The Kissing Hand" by Aurey Penn.

This double sided chalkboard photo prop can be used year after year! One side is for the first day of school and the other side is for the last day. Record your

First Week Of School Activities... I like the idea of classmates interviewing each other. I don't think I would do this on the FIRST day... but maybe later in the week.