PERFECT for a new teacher, or someone looking for new ideas!
The content of this packet includes the following:
***ALL NECESSARY PAGES ARE EDITABLE for easy with with ANY grade level***
Back to School Magic Confetti – attach this poem to a small bag of confetti to help your anxious little ones get a restful sleep before the first day of school SOURCE UNKNOWN
Information Packet Cover – I use this as a cover to a LARGE FAQ packet that I send home with parents during our Open House. The words “Pre-Kindergarten” are editable.
Welcome Letter – an editable example of the letter I send home to families inviting them to our Open House
Back to School Checklist – quick checklist to include in a welcome packet
Contact Information Labels– add your information, print onto a mailing label, attach to the inside of your students’ take home folders, or to a magnet found at Michaels.
Information Sheets – Contact Information, Transportation Information, Picture use permission slip
Scrapbook Page Letter – Attach this letter to a piece of colored cardstock with the student’s name. Send home with the student’s family to decorate the page with a family picture and things they enjoying doing together. This can be made into your first class book.
First Day Magnet Labels – Attach this poem with a magnet made on the first day of school to send home to families. SOURCE UNKNOWN
Magic Playdoh – Kids LOVE this fun activity during the first days of school! Here is a recipe, directions, and a poem to go with. SOURCE UNKNOWN
Parent Poem – Another GREAT poem to send with parents of the first day of school to assure them that they are leaving their child in good hands. Many parents and even grandpartents have said how much they have appreciated receiving this! SOURCE UNKNOWN
QR Coder Contact Inforamtion –Another contact information page where after making your own QR code at http://qrcode.kaywa.com/ and copying to this page, parents can scan it from this page into their smart phone to have your information easily saved!
Letter explaining what forms to return
Reminder for any missing forms
This was intended to be a ready-to-use, cutesy version of the old favorites! Anything to make our lives easier, right?!
**Edited 5/25/13 - added that I used Avery Name Badges for labels 8 per page, changed the word tract to trace under Play Doh recipe