Cathy du Toit
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62 Kids Snack Ideas

The kids are home from school and they're hungry! These 62 Kids Snack Ideas are perfect for after school, weekends, bedtime and more!

MelonHeadz: Today's freebies Classroom Rules :)

Collaborating with students to establish classroom rules is very important to me. My students and I will work together to establish rules for the year and post them where we can see them.

First Day of school

**PRINT** 7 up lifting ways to start your week of school.great FHE lesson before school starts. just print this out and attach to a can of 7 up.

Get to know a second grader. #weareteachers

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FREE and fun "getting to know you" activities for the first week of school.

Addie Education - Teacher Talk: Back To School Fun With Sticky Notes - ask a question, have students answer and mix up the notes on the board. Students try to guess who they belong to

FREE and fun "getting to know you" activities for the first week of school.

Addie Education - Teacher Talk: Back To School Fun With Sticky Notes - ask a question, have students answer and mix up the notes on the board. Students try to guess who they belong to

A fun all about me mobile for the beginning of the year! Students pick and choose which items they want to include on their mobile. Great to hang for open house or back to school night!

Schoenfeld Schoenfeld Wilson -- this is cute! A fun all about me mobile for the beginning of the year! Students pick and choose which items they want to include on their mobile. Great to hang for open house or back to school night!

Rocket names-- cute.

Name Rockets - Beginning of the year name activity. Can incorporate counting backwards and write numbers beside the rocket. Students will work on cutting out shapes as well as letter recognition.

CLASSROOM TIME CAPSULE~ Start off the year with student predictions and goals for the year.  Encourage the class to include other current information (favorite TV show, height, summer memory, etc.) and then load the time capsule and seal it until the end of the year!

It's an exciting time when a new school year starts. One interactive classroom project idea to kick off the new year is to create a class time capsule.