Superpower Character Trait Activity Sheets- Savvy School Counselor Cute resource for character education for younger students. Also, this cite has many other resources for lessons on social and intra-personal issues.
I love colorful displays, so this crayon classroom door display "Get Ready for a COLORFUL YEAR! OUR NEW PACK" is an idea I'd love to use. This idea would also look great as a Back to School bulletin board display. Put all the kids names up to be a crayon.
new student packets. the teacher makes 5 extra of everything at the beginning of the school year so that when a new student comes midyear, she has a name tag, beginning of the year info, labels for folders/journals, etc. for the student.
Back to School Interview_First Day of School.I think I'll make a keepsake book for each kid. Each year we'll do an interview page, their handprint, and a picture. Ideas for DIY family keepsakes and traditions.