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  • "School begins at _____." This early reader booklet is great for a lesson on telling time, for helping students understand their schedules, and for the fun of making a personalized book.
  • "School begins at _____." This early reader booklet is great for a lesson on telling time, for helping students understand their schedules, and for the fun of making a personalized book.
  • Homework to be done? Forms to be signed? Backpack unpacked for today and packed up for tomorrow? This homework checklist helps keep track of the school week.
  • Directions for interviewing a classmate with form of five questions to ask and fill out. Back to school theme.
  • Students circle and color cute stick drawings of ways to arrive at school, bus, bicycle, etc.
  • Color worksheet of things used at school.
  • A seven page packet of materials to start the school year for primary/early el teachers, with a focus on reading and writing. Includes desk name plate, "Just Right" books poster and book marks, student reading inventory, classmate interview exercise, and a handout of reading tips for parents.
  • A seven page packet of materials to start the school year for middle elementary teachers, with a focus on reading and writing. Includes desk name plate, "Just Right" books poster and book marks, student reading inventory, classmate interview exercise, and a handout of reading tips for parents.

  • A seven page packet of materials to start the school year for upper el/middle teachers, with a focus on reading and writing. Includes desk name plate, "Just Right" books poster and book marks, student reading inventory, classmate interview exercise, and a handout of reading tips for parents.
  • Two small poster each with the faces of five children and the message, Welcome Back. Second poster also has a school house graphic.
  • Cute note to send to parents with a checklist of needed supplies.
  • Desk tags can be place on student's desk to welcome them back to school. Other uses includes; tags for lockers, coat rack, notebooks, student word wall.

  • Cute school bus graphic and three-ruled lines make this the perfect desk tag for the beginning of school. Welcome students with their names on their desks or tables, lockers, bulletin boards and more.

  • Fill out student's information, laminate, punch a hole and add yarn to create a name tag/I.D. for the first week of school. 

  • Fill out student's information, laminate, punch a hole and add yarn to create a name tag/I.D. for the first week of school. May be printed on color paper. 

  • Blank space to add student photo or fun sticker. Fill out student's information, laminate, punch a hole and add yarn to create a name tag/I.D. for the first week of school. 

  • Blank space to add student photo or fun sticker. Fill out student's information, laminate, punch a hole and add yarn to create a name tag/I.D. for the first week of school. May be printed on color paper.

  • Fill out students information, laminate, punch a hole and add yarn to create a name tag/I.D. for the first week of school. 

  • Fill out student's information, laminate, punch a hole and add yarn to create a name tag/I.D. for the first week of school. May be printed on color paper. 

  • Fill out students information, laminate, punch a hole and add yarn to create a name tag/I.D. for the first week of school. 

  • Fill out the students information, laminate, punch a hole and add yarn to create a name tag/I.D. for the first week of school. May be printed on color paper. 

  • This plan allows students to identify their goals and how they will achieve them.

  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: My First Day in First Grade' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: My First Day in First Grade'. This is a writing activity for the first day of first grade.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: My First Day in Second Grade' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: My First Day in Second Grade'. This is a writing activity for the first day of second grade.
  • This KWHL chart expands upon the traditional KWL chart, while having students learn about their school. This chart addresses informational reading core curriculum. CC: ELA: RI.1-3.1

  • This KWHLAQ chart expands upon the traditional KWL, while having students learn about their school. This chart addresses the common core standards. CC: ELA: RI.4-5.1

  • A fun back-to-school activity to help students become better acquainted with their classmates. Reinforces reading, counting, sorting, and graphing skills. Combined with matching interactive, the teacher can model and lead students through the activities as students complete the booklets. CCS: K.CC.B.5, K.CC.C.6, K.MD.B.3, 1.MC.C.4, 2.MD.D.10, 3.MD.B.3

  • Students pair up by matching multiplication equation to its product, interview each other, and write answers to questions on the cards. A great back-to-school activity.

  • Students pair up by matching shapes on cards, interview each other, and write the answers to questions on the cards. A great back to school activity.

  • These desk tags identify helpers for the day. They are tented for better visibility.

  • Great printable for back-to-school! "All About Me" lunch box theme.

  • Pass out a card to each student. Students read their card to the class. The class responds and data is collected. They can then graph the results. This game has a set of 32 cards with questions and colorful pictures. Great for the first week of school.

  • This packet is perfect for students interested in the zoo. Activities include writing about and drawing zoo animals, math problems, mazes and more.
  • This end of summer fun packet focuses on looking back at this summer's activities and looking forward to school.   Activities include reflective writing about summer, planning the start of the school year and games.

  • Word wall including 14 school-themed vocabulary words.

  • Four page word wall with school-themed vocabulary. Includes colorful pictures in a cute pencil shapebook!

  • Use this 'Glyph: Name Attributes' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Glyph: Name Attributes'. Students will create a name glyph based on ther individual attributes. Includes teacher instructions, student directions and bulletin board key.
  • Use this 'Glyph: Name Attributes (upper elem/middle)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Glyph: Name Attributes (upper elem/middle)'. Students will create a name glyph based on their individual attributes. Includes teacher instructions, student directions and bulletin board key.