Back to school printables for those first weeks of school. Lots of ideas and activities for students and teachers to get to know each other, learn rules, routines, and procedures, and become acquainted with the classroom. Ideal for students in upper elementary, but may also work great with students in primary grades, as well!!
Check out this empathy building project and lesson plan designed by Project School Wellness. Learn how to use Wonder by R.J. Palacio to teach students about empathy. Click to link to download a free lesson plan on writing precepts! Writing precepts is the prefect way to bring Auggie's story to life with your students! These Wonder lesson plans are perfect for any upper elementary or middle school classroom.
A short movie for kids teaching growth mindset - with a corresponding lesson plan More
I wanted to share this simple and inexpensive idea with you! I made these "we're ready" light buttons to use next year! (Even though I haven't finished packing my classroom! ) I plan to use them to hold all students in each group accountable for getting ready to learn! I'll use them to signal when groups are ready to share their thinking, when they all agree on something, or ready for transitions. #teachers #iteach #iteachtoo #teachersofinstagram #teachersfollowteachers #teacherspayteache...
My teacher binder helps me stay organized all year. Here are some of my favorite tips and ideas for putting together the best teacher binder. See my lesson plan templates, teacher binder covers, and more! (I can't live without number 5) Teacher Planner | Plan Book | Classroom Organization | Teacher Binder Covers
How to Make a Friendship Salad: Lesson Plan for Elementary School