A great Meet the Teacher Night Idea. Each parent/guardian goes home with an apple and a little poem "An apple for the teacher is really nothing new, except when you remember that parents are teachers too!
Day of School Magnet! This is a magnet for parents to put their child's work up on the fridge. The poem says: I made this special magnet on the very first day so that my first grade work will always be on display
Welcome Back Poem Goodie Bag for the beginning of the school year, so cute! Also nice to know that some people still believe in laughter in the classroom in fifth grade because I'm not seeing it in my student teaching right now!
Give these out at our first parent-teacher conference of the school year or open house Poem reads: "An apple for the teacher is really nothing new, except when you remember parents are teachers too." Parents just love them! - Back to School Night?
new student packets. the teacher makes 5 extra of everything at the beginning of the school year so that when a new student comes midyear, she has a name tag, beginning of the year info, labels for folders/journals, etc. for the student.
TheHappyTeacher: Back to School Communication & Elapsed Time FREE. Open a positive line of communication with parents from Day Have parents fill out this simple note at Meet the Teacher night so you can learn about their child before the year even begins.