Back to School Reading & Writing-Activities to Build Community in Your Classroom

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2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
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This back to school reading and writing bundle gives you the ability to build a positive classroom community while engaging students in meaningful tasks they will remember all year!
A must have of tried and true activities I've used for years to create my class family!

BONUS: You will have time to accomplish all the back to school paperwork and assessments with students!

12 mentor texts with activities that will build a positive environment in your classroom that will set the tone for the year!

Getting to know you activities, class books, bulletin board displays, class discussions, goal setting, procedures, class rules, cooperative group work, self-esteem building, and more!

Mentor text activities included in this resource:
First Day Jitters
Have You Filled a Bucket Today?
Enemy Pie
Juice Box Bully
Unstoppable Me
The Best Part of Me
The Important Book
Do Unto Otters
If I Were in Charge of the World
What Do Teachers Do (after you leave school)?
The Greatest Homework Excuses Book Ever
How I Spent My Summer Vacation

**I have chosen popular mentor texts that can be found in most schools or local libraries. I have included a link to Amazon for each book for purchase and a link to a SafeShare video of each book in case you can’t get your hands on the books. This site is a "safe" way to show videos in your classroom from the internet.

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***This bundle includes The Important Book template from my TPT store.

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Copyright© 2014 Joanne Miller
This pack is intended for ONE CLASSROOM TEACHER to use. If you would like to share with your colleagues, please purchase an additional license. Thank you for respecting my hard work!
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Electronic distribution limited to single classroom use only. Not for public display.
Total Pages
100
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N/A
Teaching Duration
1 Month

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