10 fun ideas for marking the first day of school. My favorite from this collection: make a "first day of school" time capsule with notes and drawings about favorite things and your hopes for the coming year.
I LOVE this! First Day of School activity - Students' Job & Teacher's Job--I do this similar activity each year except I do 4 squares. Teacher job is/teacher job is not, student job is/student job is not
This is a technology resource for Smartboards. Smartboards are great in the classroom if the teacher knows how to use them. This resource gives lesson ideas, templates, and powerpoints to use on the Smartboard.
PowerPoint Games - useful for running game shows to quiz staff during Staff Training. this is amazing. i opened the who wants to be a millionaire powerpoint and it looks great. ready for you to enter questions.
The All About Me Gazette for the first day of school. We do use this in grade. then at the end of the year the art teacher has them create a TIME magazine self portrait. Combine the two for a great foyer display to celebrate moving on to grade!