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Print on card stock. Have kid draw picture of self on back. Cut out and put pieces in Baggie. Take home self expression activity!
At this time of year (end of August) I have so many mixed emotions. I am sad that the summer is drawing to an end, but I am excited for the new school year: envisioning my new students and the projects that we will be working on. Here are some ideas...
Teach children how to be a great friend - great poem to introduce to school age children in understanding friendship.
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.
Free minute to win it. Free candy awards. And a packet to keep them busy but having fun learning during the last week
Chart originally used for teachers--('Who I Am' graphic information sheet--first week of school) I will use this for genealogy when interviewing/researching family for our family tree and genealogy. Simplistic but tells a LOT.
First Day of School activity: Questions and "sticky" answers: What will you need to do to be successful this year? What will you [the teacher] need to do to help you be successful this year? What do you expect to learn this year in X grade? What should students be doing to make sure our class runs as smoothly as possible? School is important because...