Custer did some leaf print paintings with her elementary students in Baltimore that I absolutely loved.
Construction Paper Crafts - Fun Family Crafts (I have some of this pinned already, but looks like some good ideas.
Line up chants for lining up and leaving the library? Big Hug I give myself a great big hug I stand up straight and tall I look right in front of me I’m ready for the hall
One student is selected to be the "Ask Me" person (to help students who need assistance) while the teacher works with small groups-no disruptions for the teacher! Or, the student can put an Ask Me sign on his/her desk
Fourth Grade Literacy Lovers: Goal Setting in the Classroom-Mrs. D goals instead of smart goals.
Heather Galler folk art Lesson on line, shape, pattern & rhythm
Learning and Sharing with Ms. Lirenman: Using an iPad in a Grade One Classroom- master iPad
Common Core Star Rubircs and Differentiated Checklists for grade one. I'm not a fan of common core but maybe this will help Ellie navigate next year.
This is a fun idea! Start of the year activity and then do what do you think a teacher wants in a student. Gives everyone an idea of expectations.
Some great tips and free resources for getting your students started on the Daily 5 Language Arts plan! From Seusstastic Classroom Inspirations