This super-cute backpack craft will make my beginning of the year "backpack" project so much easier! "Bag-pack" and learning activity is a great way to build community with your students! It also helps students develop the criti.
Friday Journals--kids write a note on Friday telling parents what they learned that week. The parents write a short response back to their child, and the child brings the notebook back Monday. Each parent response earns a sticker for the cover.
Label the teacher! The teacher of a kindergarten class explained what a label was and they practiced on her! Then the students helped her label the classroom. If they did not know how to spell it they wrote the sounds in the word they did know!