First Day Jitters. This book is a fiction book. It is also a picture story book. It is a wonderful book to read to students on the first day of school! It lets the children know that everyone gets the first day jitters no matter how young or old.
First week of school time capsule- stamp & date their itty hand prints, measure their height with yarn, and have them fill out a little first day info sheet with their self portrait on the back. Then save until the day of their high school graduation.
"Me Bag" The students' "homework" for the first day of school is to fill up a brown paper bag with 5 or 6 things that are important to them. Over the next several days, they take turns sharing their bags with the class and talking a bit about themselves.
On the first day of school I write my kids a letter telling about myself, and then their task is to write a letter back to me. It gives the kids something simple to do while I deal with parents, school supplies and any other first day hiccups. The letters
Visit this post to see the HILARIOUS things we did with this chart for You're Finally Here,the best back to school book ever! You will crack right up over the hysterical games and fun activities we did with this during our first wee