Back to School Activities: (Beginning of the Year Mini Unit): 3D Balloon Craft: 13 pages: This craft will make your classroom colorful by hanging this on your ceiling. This mini packet will help you get to know a little about your little ones while keeping them occupied on the first day/s of school. Fun to do, easy to assemble and colorful when done! ;) This can also fit to your back to school unit.
It is just about time to welcome students back to school! First day jitters are a real thing for many students, and a small gift from the teacher may be just the fun thing to put your students at ease!
*Updated June 2016* This First Day Jitters book companion packet for the book First Day Jitters by Julie Dannenberg is perfect to use on the first day and the first weeks of school. It is common core aligned, includes primary lined & solid lined copies for lower/upper grade use, and is available in color and black white.
Free People BINGO: A Great Back to School Activity - (Grades 2-5)- A silly little game in which students get to move around and get out those first day jitters by meeting each other and learning more about their classmates, while doing simple math calculations.
This First Day Jitters activities and graphic organizers packet is great to use, along with the book, on the first and of school. This back to school packet contains various activities to help you teach several of the Common Core Literature standards from day one.