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    46 Funny E-Cards!! LOL!! OH yeah - I hung this up on my wall at work!

    Roll & Retell: Would be a great Read With Someone activity!

    Stovetop cover for added buffet space! I'm so gonna make this.

    21st Century Icebreakers: 11 Ways To Get To Know Your Students with Technology | TeachBytes

    The New York Times > Magazine > Watching TV Makes You Smarter

    Family Portrait Ideas- posing and metering. Have to remember this one its one of the best ive read!!!! ♥

    Since we're a family of 3... The hubby and I will sit in the same position as the mommy and daddy in this picture, then have our kiddo sit in the middle directly facing the camera.

    10 posing tips for group photos- It drives me NUTS when I see badly posed family photos from professional photographers! I may have only worked in 2 studios that wern't super expensive but I can tell when the photographers has no clue or just doesn't give a shit. before you even go into a studio or have someone do a shoot learn this so you can choose wisely from your proofs!

    First week of school activity: 6 word memoirs. Personal, introductory, and great for tying in to the idea of concision throughout the year.

    From teacher tipster. Can't wait to use this idea for writing next year! Will try with recounts first. Love teacher tipster!

    The Truth about First Grade...Change it to The Truth about Kindergarten for You will write a letter to next year's kindergarteners day coming up...

    Love, Teach: My First Day of School Questionnaire

    PYP in Paradise!: Beginning of the Year Agreements ...from PYP in Paradise (blog)

    My Adventures Teaching Junior High English: First Day Back (for teachers...)

    Back to school? Need some cool and engaging back to school activities for your K7-12 students.Looking for a great way to get to know your new students?Need to learn their names fast?These cool back to school activities are just what you need to spruce up the first days back.Contents:# 4 pictures 1 summer - just like the 'now retro' game.

    Bulletin board idea for high school classroom. Also could be used as a 'get to know you' activity. "What do you see when you close your eyes and think of happiness?" #bulletinboard #highschool

    Need a fun way to get to know your students on the first day of school? This get-to-know-you speaking activity and written assignment are perfect for your secondary student and they come in French and English!There are 32 speaking questions on printable task cards.

    Getting to Know You Jenga. Geared toward middle or high school students, but could also be appropriate for elementary students. Useful as a way to break the ice in an individual or group counsleing session. It was found by a post from a NASP member through facebook.

    Six Word Memoir - Use as beginning of the year get-to-know-you activity & put on classroom community bulletin board for display. Update throughout the school year with new ones as we grow.

    TEACH IT WRITE : Getting to Know You: A Teacher’s Back To School Assortment of First Day Forms and Activities

    Sing-O Cards - Music Bingo! Whole group game: make on large poster, give clues to songs -or- ways to sing songs on squares, mark the square when complete... work toward a SINGO!

    50 QUESTIONS TO GET TO KNOW SOMEONE - Can be used as a Back to School activity for high school students.

    The Middle School Counselor: Need a Group Icebreaker? Play Get to Know You Yahtzee!

    Our Promise To Each Other - Social Contract

    All Hands In display in a 5th grade classroom. Kids told all about themselves using their hand shape and we hung it around the room. This really was a fun and easy project for the first week of school.

    Would be cute for the SOW to fill one out during their week, then they could create bunting to hang across the room

    Students creating text dependent questions during a close reading

    Back To School Craft and Bulletin Board Idea Could be a fun team building activity/ice breaker.

    Important Piece of the Puzzle- 6th grade welcome to Carpe Diem

    This film explores the defining aspects of Greek Theatre. The theatre of Ancient Greece flourished between 550 BC and 220 BC. A festival honouring the god Dionysus was held in Athens, out of which three dramatic genres emerged: tragedy, comedy and the satyr play. Western theatre has its roots in the theatre of Ancient Greece and the plays that ...

    This would be a great bulletin board to see every morning to remind students that each day is a brand new one with different choices. Could have positive affirmations and "I will" statements about the expectations...

    So THAT'S what to do with that ~ 2 inch margin to the left side of my notebook...

    Writing & Reading "PEELS" Anchor Charts and Graphic Organizers - Aligned with the Common Core State Standards for writing (arguments, explan...

    True false test for the first day - give students questions about yourself to get to know you!

    Classroom Freebies: Would You Rather Questions for the End of the Year