This is a great way to establish a home to school connection. I use this in my classroom EVERY WEEK! I pair it alongside with my Student of the Week.
My students LOVE IT!
INCLUDED is a FULLY EDITABLE PPT that you may add your own SPIN on this idea.
Students take home our class pet (stuffed or toy animal) for the weekend and have many adventures with it. They write about their adventures in the scrapbook and bring it back to school and share with the class. There are SO many variations! Some students draw pictures, others print pictures, and many just make a collage.
I am SURE it will be a HIT in your classrooms as well. I included the exact classroom traveler that I use plus another section with a "no name" pet that you could create if you do not want to use "Dixie" as your pet name. Included in this product are
Pre-made Collage Sheets
and LOADS of IDEAS with parent/student direction sheets.
LASTLY, I included pictures of my pet and all of her necessary essentials to have a great weekend with one of my students. Thanks and I hope you enjoy this as much as I enjoy it!
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