This is a packet for the First Day of School. It is tightly scripted and explicitly detailed. It includes the following:
24 page scripted lesson plan for the first day of school
32 page EDITABLE power point presentation to match the lesson plan
18 page packet of materials to support the lesson.
The First Day of School Lesson Plan includes:
While We Are Waiting Activity
Let's Get Organized Routines (clean-up, cubby location, table color, etc)
Morning Message: Square-Up, Circle-Up, Huddle-Up, Name Game, Restroom Routine (marshmallow toes) attendance check, communication folder, All About Me Bag
Rules Are Cool: Object Lesson and Craft (will need the book "What If Everybody Did That? by Ellen Javernick
Language Arts Mini-Lesson (will need the book, "Chicka, Chicka, Boom! Boom!
Language Center links for Beginning of the Year Ideas
Recess Game: Get Up and Move!
Community Building: object lesson and craft (will need the book, "Leo the Late Bloomer"
Time Capsule Activity
First Day of School Celebration Snack
In addition, there are links included for instrumental music, songs, and books.
This packet will save you so much time by making your First Day of School Planning less stressful. Plus, there is a Second Day of School Companion Pack (will be posted before the summer) to serve as an extension to all Day 1 Activities, plus a focus of Math and Numeracy Centers.
Please download the preview to get a glimpse of some of the things included in this purchase.