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Back to School Theme Units

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  • Use this 'Portfolio: My School Subject Goals (upper elem)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Portfolio: My School Subject Goals (upper elem)'. This 17 page packet contains a portfolio cover, goal setting sheets, portfolio contents dividers and reflection sheets. Perfect for upper elementary portfolio management.
  • Use this 'Portfolio: My School Subject Goals (primary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Portfolio: My School Subject Goals (primary)'. This 10 page packet contains templates for primary students' goal setting. It includes individual behavior and subjects, classroom goals and a weekly action plan.
  • This is a perfect first day set of activities: This 10 page packet consists of Getting-to-Know-You worksheets, a collage template, reading inventories, and a classmate matching activity. Great for the first day of school!

  • Fun, pencil-shaped word search. Great for back to school!

  • This 14 page packet contains a portfolio cover, goal setting sheets, portfolio contents dividers and reflection sheets. Perfect as an introduction to portfolio management.

  • This is a perfect first day set of activities: this 11 page packet consists of Getting-to-Know-You worksheets, a collage template, reading inventories, a classmate interview activity and a word search for upper elementary students.

  • Word search with back to school-themed vocabulary.

  • This 5 page packet contains parent forms to be completed at the beginning of the school year. Includes contact information, transportation information, volunteer and conference sign up sheets and a child information sheet.

  • In this school-themed folder game, students move along the game board path by drawing cards and matching the beginning blends. This is a great for pre-readers and early readers!

  • This cell phone themed art and writing activity allows students to introduce themselves by drawing a "selfie" picture, and writing a brief text message.

  • A fun "all about me" activity for students to introduce themselves, then come together as a class to create a puzzle.

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

  • Word wall including 14 school-themed vocabulary words.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • This is a fun getting-to-know-you survey you can have students complete at the start of the school year.

  • 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.

  • 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

  • Updated. These school goal plans allow students to identify goals they have to be more successful and behaviors they will display to achieve these goals.

  • 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. 

  • 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.