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First Day Jitters. This book is a fiction book. It is also a picture story book. It is a wonderful book to read to students on the first day of school! It lets the children know that everyone gets the first day jitters no matter how young or old.

wonderful book to develop compassion and empathy among young children. Great read for beginning of beginning of the school year!

Chyrsanthemum by Kevin Henkes Chrysanthemum loves her name until she goes to school and gets teased. Despite her parents encouragement, it takes Chrysanthemum's teacher Mrs. Twinkle to show everyone that Chrysanthemum is a great name.

FREE! I have my students fill this out in the beginning of the year. Then when it is time to choose authors for read-aloud books, prizes for Students of the Month, colors for student awards or folders, etc., I look at students' favorites lists. I even take their lists with me when shopping for holiday goodies so I can choose things in their favorite colors. :) Enjoy!

Have students fill this out in the beginning of the year. Then when it is time to choose authors for read-aloud books, prizes for Students of the Month, colors for student awards or folders, etc., Look at students' favorites list!

Best explanation EVER for explaining to children why teachers use differentiation [without getting all academic about it. ;0) ]

Classroom Management ~ Ten Pin Linky!

(differentiation lesson) **The Bandaid Lesson - great!** Lesson to explain differentiation to students.no more "that isn't fair" after this demonstration! Good first day of school lesson, love!

Spaghetti in a Hot Dog Bun is a great story for talking about bullying with your students. The story shows a little girl who is afraid to tell the teacher she is being bullied.

Spaghetti In A Hot Dog Bun: : Having the Courage to Be Who You Are by Maria Dismondy A great story about bullying and being exactly who you are despite what others say. Being courageous takes courage!

Back To School Activities 4th Grade is perfect for your students as they start back to school! The first few days of school are so hectic, why not make your time valuable and manageable! Through this packet you will get to know your students through valuable information and gather a great writing work sample! I hope this tool is as useful for you as it is for me and my students!

Back to School Activities 4th Grade -All About Me

FREE differentiated (3 options) “All About Me” interview page perfect to get to know your new students! Great back to school activity and icebreaker!

FREE differentiated options) “All About Me” interview page perfect to get to know your new students! Great back to school activity and icebreaker!

Back to School Read Alouds! Get your students engaged with these classroom building activities while also beginning comprehension strategies for the year.

Back to School Bundle

Back to School Read Alouds! Get your students engaged with these classroom building activities while also beginning comprehension strategies for the year.

Seconds Into Second Grade: A First Week of School, First Day of School, Back to School Bundle- easy, simple, no prep and fun! Hands on baseline assessment for 2nd grade or Grade 2 newbie teachers or veteran teachers alike! Beginning of the year!

Seconds into Second Grade {Activities for the First Week of School}

Seconds Into Second Grade: A First Week of School, First Day of School, Back to School Bundle- easy, simple, no prep and fun! Hands on baseline assessment for grade or Grade 2 newbie teachers or veteran teachers alike! Beginning of the year!

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