Students can write compliments about their classmates. They will place the paper in a box. I can read a compliment or two during the day. Class will clap for the student and then student will tell the student that wrote the compliment "thank you". Lastly, staple the compliment to their arm.
FREE Fact Swap Review Game for Any Subject. To begin, each student writes three facts about the subject in the top three boxes. Then students walk around the classroom swapping facts. A student must give a fact in order to get one. At the end, each student should have 9 different facts!
This is a great way to get students to learn their sight words. They start with the yellow cards (8th place) and work themselves up to 1st place (Blue). You can give them some rewards for each goal met. The words used in this pack are Fry’s first 100 words. Words are in 8 different groups made up of 12 to 13 words per set.--Teaching by the Beach
Use this free set of free reading strategy task cards to help your students practice these important skills. Students can answer on notebook paper and use the included recording sheet to keep track of the cards they have completed. Another option is to use these orally in small groups.
An "All about me" type of class activity. Great for the students to get to know each other as well as their new teacher. Works as a back to school activity that can remain on display through the end of the year. Kids can start working on theirs while parents chat w/teacher at Open House. #room designs #living room design #luxury house design #home interior| http://bedroomphotos8824.blogspot.com
Open House before first day of school: Parents follow the signs and do everything you need them to before the first day of school. Ends with a little gift for the student and parent to welcome them into the class.
work boxes, have one for each student, when they finish their work they can go to their work box and pull out things to work on that the teacher has placed in there. (lets the teacher assign different things for the student/if they need extra practice in an area) - DIFFERENTIATION!