Teacher Big Book - cute idea! I think I'll have to do this for my class this year. You have to look at her example. It's really great!

Read this book before 1st project of the year!

Take Home Folder... Love this idea for setting up routines for the beginning of the school year!

Our Daily Class Goals...Love this idea

Birthday board I made for my kiddos. I downloaded the months off of Teachers Pay Teachers and used one of my fonts on Word to print out the word "birthday." The parents and kids love the new display for the classroom :)

Where are we sign-outside door.. Made it!

Fly swatter sight word game (poster)

For teaching about rules & thoughtless behavior. This may be great for even middle schoolers. I should get this book...

First Day of Kindergarten lesson plan-going to try some of these for my pre-k class to get them ready for school next year.

I like the term "Teacher Voice"--would use when they are sharing or presenting to the class

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Great writing idea!

Six questions to ask your students the first week of school

teacher binder ideas - DO THIS NEXT YEAR. awesomely organized

Student Teaching Tips - 5 Tips for Surviving The First Days of School

List of 30 procedures to remember to teach at the start of the year. Good list even for veteran teachers.

Start of the year and then do what do you think a teacher wants in a student

This book talks about wants vs. needs. However, the page offers a lot of other books and lesson ideas.

The Night Before First Grade on We Give Books. I'm going to read this to my class on the first day of school on the Smartboard. Bonus: every time you read books on the website, books get donated to children who need them.

Great anchor chart for the beginning of the year to create with students.

A great website about how to make many mini books!