Take a picture of students and have them make a mask for their pictures. Add a straw and have students fill out an about me sheet. First Day of Fifth Grade. "Dive into Grade Five" Ocean Classroom Theme.
Give these out at our first parent-teacher conference of the school year. Poem reads: "An apple for the teacher is really nothing new, except when you remember parents are teachers too." Parents just love them!
template to create Writing Offices for my third grade students. The students have these offices available when they are writing and can refer to the information listed there! It includes information about: the writing process, an editing checklist, punctuation, writing super sentences, transition and story words, letter formation (both print and cursive) and a space to put current work.