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The Recess Queen - Children's Book
The Recess Queen by Alexis O'Neill: Mean Jean the Recess Queen meets her match when Katie Sue comes to school. Katie Sue dares to do what no one else has ever done: she asks Jean to play with her... Can't wait to read this to my kids!
Just read this to my 5yr old. It's a great book to help kids deal with recess drama. "The Recess Queen -- a picture book offering an original twist of the issue of playground bullying with kid-driven conflict resolution"
Goes with The Recess Queen
First Grade Fanatics: Our First Few Weeks
Graduation idea---on a 1st grade blog, but love this for my fifth graders :)
F is for First Grade: Beginning of the Year
First Grade Jitters by Robert Quackenbush. Use as the story time book for the first day. Serve "Jitter Juice" after the reading.
Beginning of the Year Assessments first grade!
Cute picture for the beginning of the year. Hand these out during open house!
First Grade Wow: beginning of year
Chrysanthemum! Love this idea.. especially that each student made their own in their reading response journal.
This is a brightly colored page for your students' memory book! It is all about this year in Kindergarten, First Grade, and Second Grade. I have ...
Spider Week! - The First Grade Parade
Great literacy center for beginning of the year for first grade!