18 Printables to use for back to School:
A BACK TO SCHOOL WORD SEARCH CHALLENGE
What Things Do you Love-students use color code to determine things they love, like, or dislike.
Mystery Math Code Page- Use addition with regrouping to discover secret message
2-ABC’S of BACK TO SCHOOL-students think of school words that begin with each letter of the alphabet
Smartie Coupons- attach a smartie treat for your students to this coupon
CHARACTER WORD SEARCH
TEACHER QUESTION BOX-cut strips apart; give one to each student to write question; put in a box & pull out one throughout the week and answer student questions about the school year
VENN DIAGRAM GET TO KNOW YOUR CLASSMATES-survey class to find out who has siblings- students record data on venn diagram; have students use data to summarize information gathered
TRADING CARDS-students complete the information on the trading cards and trade with others throughout the first week of school; at the end of week, have them introduce the person on their card.
Compound WordSplash- students combine word parts to make school words; this is a good time to introduce Greek/Latin root com-meaning combine/together.
2 How I Spent My Summer Vacation Bingo- with directions & without; students move around the room looking for signatures of students who has done something on the bingo card during the summer. Afterwards go through each and have students stand up if it’s something they have done. Students get a chance to see what they have in common with other classmates.
Free Homework Ticket- Set a challenge the first week of school for students to earn a free homework ticket.
My School Goals- A form to complete for each subject area and a goal for each one.
Hopes and Dreams- After sharing your hopes and dreams for the school year with your class; have them write about their hope and dreams for the school year.
Do you Know Your School Leaders?- Students identify the school leaders in their school.
My Summer News- students write a News Report about their summer
Student Interview- Students complete a form to tell important information about themselves and their family.
Back to School Bookmarks- Students color and complete these bookmarks. They can be used as their first introduction to their classmates.