What a labour of love this unit is!!!! This is my favourite unit to teach and I just couldn't stop adding to it! I finally stopped at 469 pages!
This unit has absolutely everything you need to teach your students about communities around the world.
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Students will be able to understand the types of governments that exist in the world by reviewing this engaging lecture, playing a fun game: “Government Squares”, and creating a postcard activity. A creative lecture notes template is included.
This collection of 200 inspirational quotes writing prompts gives you a whole year of writing exercises. The range and variety of topics covered will keep your students engaged, motivated and thinking. 4 quotes are printed per letter size (8.5" x 11") page. At this economical pri
These EDITABLE Meet Your Teacher Postcards are the perfect way to reach out to your students before the school year begins! What better way to make them feel special than send them a postcard that tells them all about you. It's the perfect way to get your students excited about the year and
Make your new students feel special with this personalized Meet The Teacher newsletter and postcard! These are a great way to introduce yourself and invite your new class to your back-to-school event.
The postcard includes a short note with editable fields to add the student's name, date, time, and
Don't you hate it when you're at school and you suddenly need a card? Or those times when you need quick reminder note to parents, and you don't have one made? Well, this pack of over 110 post cards has just about anything you could need!
Cards are available in color, and some BW for your printing
Back to School Welcome Letter and Postcard - A welcoming letter or postcard from the teacher helps to ease your students' anxiety on that first day back to school.
This FREE Back-to-School packet provides an editable welcome letter you can put on student desks for them to read and color when they a
Animal themed Décor Pack- Foundation Font
This resource was made with templates by FlapJack Factory.
Brighten your classroom with this bright, colourful and engaging Sea themed decor pack. This is a quick and easy way to change the feel of your
This set includes 4 postcards written by Maria about 4 of Spain's great, historic cities: Madrid, Barcelona, Toledo, and Sevilla. Students learn about Spanish culture while they translate them from Spanish to English. They'll discover the treasures of these cities, such as the
Build positive relationships with the parents at your school by sending home a special behavior postcard. Watch for good student choices in your classroom and send a note home to parents.
Positive communication is so important. It can be very easy to get into the habit of only contacting parents to
This is an activity that you can do to accompany any colonial unit. My students pretend the have moved to each of the colonial regions (New England, Middle, and Southern Colonies) and write a letter back to some one back "home" in England. They tell which region and colony they live in, what their
PLEASE NOTE: This item is also sold as part of my Christmas Writing Mega Bundle at a discounted rate.
Your students will LOVE this holiday activity! A student will write a postcard from one "character" to another from the character’s point of view.
You can use these in so many ways in your classr
Just in time for Christmas! This writing unit can be used during Writer's Workshop to teach students how to write friendly letters and postcards. Students can write letters to Santa, send postcards to your classroom "Elf on the Shelf", or use it as a reading response to a Christmas story character (
Writing Template Bundle
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A collection of 20 postcards from countries all over the world. Great to introduce a letter writing project or for learning about different countries and cultures.
Postcards include information on geography, continents, capital cities, clothing, transportation, climate, major landmarks, language,
Students are so moved by R.J. Palacio's debut novel, Wonder. Among the novel's most inspiring features are Mr. Brown's precepts or "words to live by."
This project asks students to come up with their own precepts during the first week of school. Students will record and define their chosen prec
NOW these 10 Christmas Thank You Notes - Postcard size come in both Fill-in-the-Blank AND BLANK postcards. (See thumbnails for updates)
I've added 3 new designs, too!!
Here is what you'll love about these Christmas Thank You notes...they are fill-in-the-blank! You know deep down
Your students would love to be recognized with one of these cards!
Send a welcome to school card to your upcoming students, congratulate success in your class, or send a reminder note of a scheduled conference.
You will never have to buy store bought cards again! Print whenever you’d like to match t
40 different back to school postcards for any grade. Send these postcards to your students at the end of the summer to get them excited for the new school year! The themes are listed below.
If you are looking for specific grades, check out my other back to school postcards:
Poetry Postcards: Enhanced Lesson, Video, Handouts, Template, Rubric, and Plan
Great for a teacher who just doesn't have the time to cover a large poetry unit. Especially in an English Language Arts classroom with struggling students who seem uninterested. This might work!
-Youtube Video Clip from
This activity from Teaching in the Fast Lane is a quick and easy way to put your students in the shoes of an European Explorer who has come to the Americas.
After students have learned about explorers they will each choose an explorer. From the explorer’s point of view they will write a postcard
Three different templates that can be used for book reports, or as an outline for recording story elements. Can be easily used for whole group or independent reading.
(Title,Author, Favorite Character and why, Setting, Best part of book, Quick Summary, Recommendation)
“ The cell theory poster postcards activity” is design to help you teach and reinforce the concept of the development of the Cell Theory. Your students will have the change to read the informative, list the scientist’s contributions in a graphic organizer, write-down the information in the postcard
Teaching is all about relationships! Build relationships with both parents and students by sending home “Be Proud Notes” with a few students every day. Write a quick sentence with a specific reason that parents should be proud of their child. I focus on perseverance and work ethic! Of all the things
★ ★ Gifted and Talented - Postcard "Getting to Know You" Project★ ★
Students work together use creative writing to communicate a "secret" travel location using a postcard. Peers will use questioning strategies to make an educated guess of the location. Designed for gifted
Post Card Clipart Set - 11 pieces of clip art in a pack or bundle for your worksheets or educational resources. All images or pictures are high resolution so you can have large illustrations of them and they'll still be clean and beautiful.
Images are in PNG format with a transparent background (
These are 21 beautiful and colorful postcards written in Spanish which include a description of the country in simple Spanish with pictures of what was described, a map of which continent it is on, a map of the country and it's flag. There are 2 sets of each country. One with a red border and one
This product was made to accompany the book "Punctuation Takes a Vacation" by Robin Pulver. You will want to revisit this fun text many times as you use these posters and postcards to introduce each punctuation mark and its function. The posters and postcards in this product would also make a grea
Froggie themed welcome postcards for back to school!
3 styles to choose from.
Prints 2 postcards per page.
Hop pn into Pre-K!
Hop on into Kindergarten!
Hop on into 1st Grade!
Hop on into 2nd Grade!
Hop on into 3rd Grade!
Hop on into 4th Grade!
Hop on into 5th Grade!
Hop on into Ye
Brighten your students' day with 6 different owl-themed postcards - summer message to future students, welcome, star student, happy birthday, note from the teacher, and end of the year.
Postcards fit 4 to a page.
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Create a super sweet display for your birthday boys and girls!! EDITABLE powerpoint file!!
Included in this ultimate pack:
Large birthday cupcakes
Large Month Labels to go with cupcakes
Editable Small Cupcakes (make a class birthday graph)
Student Birthday List (for your planbook
Students will love receiving these owl and chevron themed postcards from their future teacher over the summer! Perfect for an owl themed classroom, these colorful, fun cards will be a fun gift to your future students.
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Are you looking for a back to school postcard to send to your new students? Look no further! These postcards are bright, cheerful, inviting, and will get your students excited and ready to be back at school!
The set includes two separate templates(blue wave and yellow rays) for grades K-5 and a tem
Transcendentalism can be a bit dry, but this short creative writing assignment allows students to delve deeper into the values of Transcendentalism following the reading of Nature, Walden, or Civil Disobedience (aka Resistance to Civil Government). This item includes the assignment description and o
THE FIRST IMPRESSION IS ALWAYS SO IMPORTANT!
Are you looking for a fun way to welcome your students into the new school year? Why not send them a postcard? Here is a set of EDITABLE postcards for you to send out to your students and give them a great first impression! All you have to do is fill
Back to school postcards help you instantly achieve your goals to inspire new students to love their new classroom. Quickly and easily edit, print, and send these personalizable and adorable western-themed cards during those critical first few weeks of the new school year to ensure an exciting begin
Parent communication is critical to a successful school year, but it can be hard to juggle all the demands of teaching and still give regular, personalized feedback to each family. These postcards simplify the process, making it fast and easy to connect with students and their families.
Buckle up! We're going on a road trip around the country. Included in this pack are 5 post cards to use as a review of the five regions of the U.S. Each postcard is to be printed back to back to resemble an actual postcard. Use these for students to be able to share what they learned and enjoyed f
Back to school postcards with a camp theme will help your new students realize that their new teacher will be fun! You will be shocked to discover how powerful this tool can be and how quickly and easily you can establish strong relationships with your students and their parents with these adorable
This free set of postcard templates can be used for a variety of lessons! Just print, copy and you're good to go. I've included 3 different sizes depending on your needs. I keep the whole page laminated in my filing cabinet to use with whole group instruction.
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Do you love making "happy calls" or sending home POSITIVE notes with your students? Positive Postcards allow you to do just that without all of the prep! With 8 different sayings and 5 different patterns (including a printer-friendly version), you can send home positive notes of encouragement with y
Back to School Postcard Math Goofy Glyph is an activity that students can use to hone their abilities in mathematics while putting together a fun art project that you can showcase on your classroom wall. Whether your students answer the questions right or wrong will dictate the way their glyphs look
This is an easy-to-implement assessment or research project that you can use with your Earth and outer space unit! Students take the information they learned in the unit about-
-day and night and the earth's rotation
-the orbit of the earth and moon
-characteristics of the earth
-the history of th
This is a twenty page SEVEN day planned out project for the Southwest Region. It includes links to video tours, pictures, and walking tours for five different landmarks in this region. It also includes a nonfiction passages for each landmark, multiple rubrics, lesson plans (aligned with CCSS) and an
Rainforest Animal Research Project
In this project students will gain appreciation for the animals of the rainforest, and will be informed of the various dangers that presently face these areas and the animals that make the rainforest home.
• Choose an animal from the list pr
Are you ready for the back to school craze? Start your school year off right by sending your new students a postcard welcoming them to you class and letting them know how excited you are to be their teacher.
This file comes with 6 different styles of postcards. Each style comes is available in 2 d
Your students will think their new teacher is a "hoot" when they see these adorable postcards on their desk on the first day of school. Attach a sucker or pencil, or just use the cute card. Sign your name in the bottom right hand corner to personalize. Your new owlets are sure to have a great fir
Stylish teachers need stylish stationery! This cute set of notes and postcards will be fun for you to send, and even more fun for parents and families to receive!
8 Notecards (2 sizes - 2 per page and 4 per page)
-A note from the teacher
-Today at school
A creative alternative to chapter check quizzes or summaries! Students draw a scene from the novel "To Kill a Mockingbird" on the front of the postcard and write a note to another character explaining what happened on the back side.
This download includes the postcard template, directions, over 10
*UPDATED on July 14th, 2017! These Postcards are now FULLY EDITABLE! In your purchase you will find a PDF File and and EDITABLE PowerPoint file! = )
Get your students EXCITED about a new school year and a new teacher by sending them these FUN Emoji Postcards. They are available for grades 1-6 and t
In this activity students read a one page printable reading about the physical geography of the Arabian Peninsula and how it shaped the lives of the people that lived there. The reading includes a map and key vocabulary is bold.
Next, students act as if they are traveling in the Arabian Peninsula
Students will read about the Ancient Greek city-states of Athens and Sparta and then create a postcard.
This download includes:
Information sheets for Sparta and Athens (2 pages)
Student Instructions (2 different versions, 1 page each)
Blank postcard template (1 page)
Pre-made postcards for student