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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.

Favorite Read Alouds for the First Week of School from Teaching Fourth

Favorite Read Alouds for the First Week of School

Teach Your Child to Read - Teaching Fourth: Favorite Read Alouds for the First Week of School - Give Your Child a Head Start, and.Pave the Way for a Bright, Successful Future.

On the first day of the school have the students make their hand print, fill out an info sheet with the teacher, and measure their height in yarn.  Then wrap it up like a time capsule and put a label on it that says "do not open until (the last date of school).  Open the time capsule and do the same thing at the end of the year to see how much they have grown and changed.

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.

I love ME Bags!                                      This blog has so e great beginning the year ideas :)

"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.

Editable signs for your meet the teacher night, back to school, kinder orientation, etc.

Idea - Editable signs for your meet the teacher night, back to school, kinder orientation, etc.

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Yes! David and his rules. I am SO doing this next year!

Opposite of "No David" Good beginning of the year activity for students. Use books "No David!" and "David at School" to discuss what is a good student?

Another first week of school activity with the first graders...we read David Goes to School and then we worked together to create this chart.

APL: Risk-Taking, Problem-Solving, and Flexibility PRESCHOOLERS Encourage conversation, and idea sharing. Allow learners to ask questions and produce answers among their peers

First week of school ideas (for older grades) -- great teaching blog to follow as well

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

You're Finally Here! by Melanie Watt is the perfect first day of school book! See all the first week fun we had with this little gem of a book!

They're Finally Here! Our First Week of School

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

The Everything New Teacher Book: Increase Your Confidence, Connect With Your Students, and Deal With the Unexpected

The Everything New Teacher Book: Increase Your Confidence, Connect With Your Students, and Deal With the Unexpected (Paperback)

Ideas for Using Chrysanthemum on the First Day of School {FREEBIE}

Ideas for Using Chrysanthemum on the First Day of School {FREEBIE} (First Grade Blue Skies)

Who doesn& love the Kevin Henkes book, Chrysanthemum?The adorable story is perfect for the first day or week of school, counting letters in our name or pockets. discussing how we feel and how to be