First day of school ideas: time capsule

the blog has all kinds of incredible ideas, and the time capsules are a lot cuter/creative than I expected when I read about them through the blog.

Great ideas and downloads for the classroom.

First day of school snack: I'm so lucky to have you in my class

A snack for any official day for children.#Repin By:Pinterest++ for iPad#

I LOVE THIS!!! it's a gift for parents at Open House... a pizza box to hold projects in!

We spent a good chunk of time on the first day of school answering these questions and share our opinions. We had great discussion! These charts will hang in our room all year to remind us of the expectations we have set for ourselves and our classroom.

Every time.

"Ready Confetti" for the night before school.

Last day of school!

get students familiar with all the different areas in the classroom

Cute first day of school treat

Use with time capsule - such a cute gift for students at the end of the year.

End of the year activity: have your class make brochures for next year's students!

Handprint poem for preschool,(or use it for handprint for kindergarten graduation)

21 DIY Ideas for Decorating Your Classroom: Try some of these fun DIY projects to bring a little more color and life into your dull classroom. Turn boring stools into fun furniture with a little paint. If the school permits it, paint your ceiling tiles. Paint a cabinet with chalkboard paint!

Amazing first day of school activities for Kindergarten! A must read:)

Have a bucket of "Reading Buddies" for silent reading time. :)

Make these popsicle bookmarks at the end of the school year to encourage summer reading.