Meet the Teacher ideas - awesome tips... I am so going to do something like this for this year! Can adapt this to sixth grade easily! Love the idea of stations on parent night - That way teacher is out of the spotlight
I did this game with a third grade class last year, except they drew a snowman, and they LOVED it! In fact, I have already had requests to do it again this year in fourth grade so I will use this one!
I am in LOVE with this blog post about Meet the Teacher night!! So many great tips on how she runs things including the student packets, helping hands for supplies, and treats for students and parents.
Cute idea for the first day of school. I started to make a sign for the first day of school for Eve last year and this would be neat to go with it. You fill this out on the first day and then one for the last day. It was linked on simplyfrugal.ca
FREE. Open a positive line of communication with parents from Day 1. Have parents fill out this simple note at Meet the Teacher night so you can learn about their child before the year even begins.
Do you know the continents and oceans of the world? Many of my students that are coming into 6th grade don't! Holy cow! So, I made up this review/quiz that I could give them throughout the year.
On the first day of the school have the students make their hand print, fill out an info sheet with the teacher, and measure their height in yarn. Then wrap it up like a time capsule and put a label on it that says "do not open until (the last date of school). Open the time capsule and do the same thing at the end of the year to see how much they have grown and changed.
We could not have asked for better weather for our Christmas Mini Sessions this year! Last years christmas sessions were such a big hit that we added a 3rd day this year. I love Christmas Minis because I get to see so many familiar faces. I loved seeing several clients that were enrolled in my…
Most of you know I wrote the book “Decorating Made Easy” for LifeWay’s Agency D3 and I have been leading VBS conferences all around the US. I get to meet so many people who love VBS as much as I do. They have shown me pictures of all the great things they created last year…
Great kindergarten ideas!- Meet and Greet "An apple for the teacher is really nothing new... except when you remember... that parents are teachers too! I am looking forward to working with you and your child this year!"