Back to School Activities | Beginning of the Year Activities| Meet the Teacher

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I absolutely love this resource and all that it offers my students! It's great to have something going into the school year to immediately do with my students that they enjoy. Great resource!


The beginning of the year doesn’t have to be stressful or time-consuming when you have these fun and engaging back to school activities for your Kindergarten kiddos!! This back to school activities pack is full of exciting and interactive activities to make the first day and first weeks of school fun for your young learners and helpful to their parents. The Meet the Teacher forms, scavenger hunt, and treat bags are perfect to set the stage for a successful beginning for both parents and students. Your students will love the center activities, fine motor practice, math, and literacy activities in this Kindergarten resource. 

❤️Everything you need for a smooth and exciting start to the school year.❤️  

⚠️ IMPORTANT NOTE: This set INCLUDES my Kissing Hand pack and my Meet the Teacher pack. If purchasing this bundle, do not purchase those sets!

This Back to School Kindergarten Activities resource includes:

⭐️ Meet the Teacher

  • First Day / Back to School Night Treat Bag Printables
  • Parent Forms for Meet the Teacher Day
  • Scavenger Hunt for Back to School Night
  • Supply Labels for Meet the Teacher Day

⭐️ First Day of School & First Week Activities 

  • First Day of Kindergarten Poem + Sign for Parent Gift
  • Kindergarten "Selfies" Display Board Craft
  • My 1st Week Rocked Necklaces
  • No-Prep Printables for Beginning of the Year Skills
  • Baseline Assessments

⭐️ Fine Motor

  • Coloring Sheets
  • Playdough Mats
  • Name Construction Station (Building/Writing Names)

⭐️ Math

  • Pattern Block Picture Mats
  • Math Cube Pattern Cards
  • Math Cube Creation Cards
  • Color Sorting Mats
  • Transportation Graph and Display

⭐️ Literacy

  • Emergent Reader with Teacher Text
  • The Kissing Hand - Activities
    • Kissing Hand School Tour Scavenger Hunt
    • Kissing Hand Letter/Number ID Game
    • Kissing Hand Counting Puzzles (1-5)
    • Kissing Hand Roll and Cover Math Game
    • Kissing Hand Capital/Lowercase Letter Match Puzzles
  • Wemberly Worries - Activities 
    • Wemberly Worries Anchor Chart
    • Wemberly Worries First Week Feelings Class Book
    • Wemberly Worries Tracing Cards (Write and Wipe)
    • Wemberly Worries Differentiated Letter Rec. Write the Room
    • Kindergarten Worries Song and Dance

Prepare for the Rest of the Year with these Great Bundles and SAVE BIG!

Writers Workshop Units for the Year

Writing Station for the Year

Morning Meeting | Greetings, Share Questions, and Activities

Kindergarten Sub Plans

Total Pages
197 pages
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Teaching Duration
1 month
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