This packet is jam-packed with activities to help you start the school year out right! The activities and printables included will help you create a positive classroom community, get to know your students and encourage students to accept and appreciate differences from day 1.
All activities are included in English and Spanish. You won’t need to translate anything!
Every read aloud is readily available in English and Spanish (except Square Cat – which is only in English). Each was available at my local library.
3 traditional read alouds. (The Kissing Hand, Chrysanthemum and First Day Jitters)
4 “new” read alouds (Rene Has 2 Last Names, Marisol McDonald Doesn't Match, Wild About Reading and Square Cat)
Create 7 classroom books based on these read alouds – covers included!
Graphing Activities and more!
All About Me
My Summer Vacation
My First Day of School - writing prompt
First Day of School Survey
Family Tree Study
How many letters/syllables/vowels in my name?
I feel loved when…
Compare and Contrast teacher/student
The night before third grade – my teacher and me
When I get nervous…things happen!
Square Cat- it’s good to be different!
5 Different graphing activities!
Student printables to be printed in black and white, although some activities have also been provided in color.
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