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Class books, pocket chart activities, various activity sheets for getting to know your class, and more. So many files to choose from! This year will be off to a great start with these activities.
These files are zipped. Every file is PDF as well as either Word of Publisher so you can easily modify if you own those programs. Below is an index of what is found in the packet. Suggested grades are next to each file. Be sure to check out the preview file as well!
Have the students read the statement in the box, find an item to match the statement, draw a picture, and write a word in the box. For grades Read the statement to your students and have them find the item that matches the statement. Then they must draw a picture of the item in the box.
First Day Name Tags Type a students name on a name tag in the space provided.
Students, who are leaving school on a bus, would get a bus name tag. Students who are walking home would get a sneaker name tag.
Students who are getting a ride home would get a car name tag. After you type the names on the tags, print the tags on cardstock, laminate, and place a pin on the back.
Give each student their name tag on the first day. Each page has a picture for your student to color. You can read the book together k-1 and then have the students take it home to share with an adult. Back To School Times A writing activity for the first day. The student fills in the newspaper writing prompt to create an All About Me paper.
You could display these on a bulletin board. Parents would enjoy these at open house. These are also nice to save for the portfolio. How Did You Get Here? A tally and graphing activity. Students must tally how their new friends got to school.
They must then color the given graph to match their tally marks. Then they are asked to answer a few questions about their graph. This can be done as a group activity or as an independent activity 3.
The student must answer questions about the finished graph. Shopping For School Words student is given a school word. The student must use the key to add up the letters in the word and then find a total price for the word.
Interview a Classmate Form Give each student one of these forms. Program the forms with a name of a classmate you would like the student to interview.
The students then ask their classmate the questions on the form. When everyone is finished have each student use the form they created to introduce the classmate to your class. Give to your students to take home on the first day of school.
Back to School Pocket Chart Student matches pictures to the text in the pocket chart. Sentence strips and pictures are included. Also included is an independent activity sheet for the student to complete.
Get to Know You Glyph This includes the glyph for your student to create, a bulletin board display for you to use as a center, and a center sheet for your students to complete while at the bulletin board Balloon Strips For an icebreaker, place slips in balloons.
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