These activities for the first few days of first grade will make starting school a breeze for you and your students! Those first days of first grade can really be challenging! Students need fun activities, games and worksheets that will help them ease into first grade gently and smoothly. This unique “Starter Kit” has a wealth of pages that are “just right” for students to use in reviewing their numbers, letters, and word skills. Students will get to know their classmates and make new friends through surveys and games. They will practice active listening and following directions. There are suggestions for a Welcome Bag, Pocket Chart sentences, first day headband, memory game and a Bingo Name Game. Also included is a Play for Two, sorting, word scramble, a chant, goal setting, directed drawing and writing activities. Students will soon begin to relax, and enjoy their new setting while the teacher has a chance to get to know his/her new class. A complete list of the unit’s contents is listed in one of the thumbnails above. Don’t miss out on a unit that you will use year after year!