Increase Parent Communication with Friday Journals. They serve as as writing practice and a weekly exit ticket! I like the idea of including journaling in all of the content areas to be continually strengthening students writing skills and literacy.
The #1 Way to Improve Student Behavior! - Let Them Self-Assess
I can't wait to start this with my first grade friends this year!---- Friday Letters are an easy way to increase communication between home and school. Students write a weekly letter to their parents telling them about their week in school.
Behavior Notes to Send Home - Editable! Improve parent communication about their kid's behavior. Keep documentation of students' good and bad behaviors with these printable glow & grow notes! These work great in PBIS classrooms. They help to improve classroom management and to provide valuable information for child study teams.
Fluttering Through First Grade: Bathroom Trip Tallies. They put a tally in the box of their student, classroom An easy way for you to see who is leaving the classroom too often to use the bathroom. Great to show to parents too at conferences.