Little Red Writing by Joan Holub -- Little red pencil sets out to write a story. She needs action words and conjunctions and adverbs to keep her story interesting. A wonderful book to use when teaching about story writing.
(G) "Classroom Rules" Have a discussion the first day about what it looks like to follow these rules. ie: be ready to learn- be in your seat, quiet and ready with all of your supplies and books you will need.