Hang all those sentence strips, bulletin board borders, and tissue paper packs to keep them flat AND out out of the way! I store these in a closet in my classroom with Command hooks and mini clips. It works perfectly!
Put inside classroom closet door. Have a wish list ready for parent orientation. Write each item you need for the classroom on a paper cutout (e. apple cutouts on a “giving tree”) and encourage parents to pick one to donate to the classroom.
The Crafty Teacher: First Day of School Gift (or new student) -Bubbles! Or, may use at the beginning of the year for the teachers I work with.modify to.I'm bubbling with excitement to work with you this year!