The beginning of the school year is right around the corner and I know that you want to make sure that you start off on the right foot with your new students! Giving them this questionnaire to fill out as soon as they walk into your room will help you connect instantly with your students (with this
Sentence Combining Bell Ringers and Daily Writing Practice: Improve your students' writing by getting them to actively think about syntax as they write!Includes enough bell ringers for an entire year of daily writing practice!These sentence combining bell-ringers are the perfect way to start your se
40 pages of EDITABLE first day documents!
Are you ever wondering what you should cover on the first day of school and how to make it all flow together? I remember my first year feeling overwhelmed when I realized I had to cover everything from walking in the classroom to sharpening pencils, to drin
All about me for the beginning of the year OR an end of the year activity for looking back on __th grade. Can be used in any subject for teachers to get to know students and for them to get to know each other, establishing a friendly, positive classroom environment. Two fill-in the blank handouts f
A perfect set of fun activity sheets / worksheets for yourfirst or second graders to use as bell work or review work. Alsoa flip book story organizer is part of this set and is a greatway to showcase a favorite back to school book. This file is aPDF. Page 5 My Flip Flopping Summer (A great sheet for
This zip folder contains a daily bell ringer, 183 in all, with answers for language arts - enough for every day of the school year. Those first few fidgety minutes are a huge waste of time while you are getting the "housekeeping" done. These bell ringers provide continuous review all year instead
Morning Meeting (or Class Meeting) is a must have for any upper elementary classroom. It builds classroom community, teamwork, and character. These Morning Meeting Slides are to be used during your Classroom Meetings to save you time.These First Day of School Morning Meeting Slides for elementary cl
This is a TWO WEEK packet of morning work for your 3-5 classroom. This packet of the AUGUST/BACK TO SCHOOL themed bundle is perfect for getting to know new classmates and teachers.
This features a Bio Poem from our fan favorite Poetry Journal and even our Get to Know Your Classmate Glyph Banner,
Do you have students who struggle with reading comprehension simply because they have not mastered their sight words? Teaching, practicing, and mastering sight words for all grade levels are the key components to increasing reading fluency and improving comprehension skills. This packet of first gra
This is a part of my classroom management that I have used for 20 years. It really works and sets the tone from the first day that: 1) You, the teacher have things under control. 2) Students get to work on bell activity right away. 3) There will be structure in the lesson plan.
You can read mo
Experience for yourself the power of poetry with our daily literacy practice packages. If you’re tired of boring spelling programs that teach new vocabulary in a rote and irrelevant way or if you dislike teaching language concepts in isolation never to revisit them again in the year…then this resour
To start the school year, use this 4-day unit to set the stage for a year of engagement and critical thinking. Using Bloom’s Taxonomy and children’s books, students start the year by thinking about thinking! How fun!
Starting with the analysis of a simple children’s story, The Rainbow Fish, stude
THIS IS A BUNDLE OF OUR FOUR DAILY LANGUAGE PRACTICE PACKETS!!!
First Grade Daily Language Practice is a short, daily,
language instruction and review. We bind the pages
into a journal and have the students keep them in their desks. Another idea is to send them home daily or weekly. Just print a
Great for Distance Learning!!!THIS IS A MINI BUNDLE OF OUR DAILY LANGUAGE PRACTICE PACKETS!!! It includes PACKETS 2-4 only!!!First Grade Daily Language Practice is a short, daily, language instruction and review. We bind the pagesinto a journal and have the students keep them in their desks. Anot
This product contains 30 bell ringers/bell work questions for beginning class. A student answer document is also included.5 of the questions are related to the first days of school and classroom procedure. 25 of the questions are useful for a unit covering the nature of science. Topics Include:Measu
This behavior resource comes complete with weekly concept posters, differentiated reading passages with take home sheets, bookmark rewards, addition Color By Numbers, multiplication Color By Numbers, Coloring Pages and an addition craft or activity to save as a review! This Build a Classroom Culture
I teach fifth grade. On the very first day of school, I put this two-sided survey on their desk with a sharpened pencil. The minute kids come in, they get started on filling it out.
I use this valuable time to take attendance and make sure everyone is in the right room, as well as the correct seat
Do you have students who struggle with reading comprehension simply because they have not mastered their sight words? Teaching, practicing, and mastering sight words for all grade levels are the key components to increasing reading fluency and improving comprehension skills. This packet of third gra
Organize your mornings and greet your students with a beautiful and EDITABLE slide deck. Add your own bell work, bitmojis, morning greeting, word of the day, or ANYTHING you do for your morning routine on this wooden shabby chic style slide deck.
September Story Starters is a collection of individual topics your students can write about through expression of their thoughts and feelings. Each Story Starter states a particular theme which is connected with the month of September or Back to School. Your students will then elaborate on the gi
Use this PowerPoint on the first day of school to teach your students about the rules and procedures for the school year. The whole document is editable to fit your classroom and school. Slides include
- class website
- rules/consequences (Specific slides on Make Your Day if you use that program
Making Words all year long!
Making Words is a great spelling activity that challenges the students to manipulate the letters to find as many words as possible. It focuses on phonemic awareness and spelling patterns in a way that engages the students and encourages them to think critically.