Welcoming Students Before the First Day of School By Rhonda Stewart. Grades 3–5 ... Welcome Letter or Postcard. ... Pearls of Wisdom — Once you start a teacher web page, be sure to update it on a regular basis. Set a specific time of the day to upload your information.
"Do you send Welcome Back to School letters to your students before school starts? I LOVE taking this opportunity to welcome my students to my classroom! As a parent, I also love it. My two girls anxiously await their letters each year." "This is the cutest "welcome to our classroom letter" that I've seen in a long time!
Welcome Letter, Orientation Activity Submitted by: Colleen Buck, Kindergarten Around August, before the start of the new school year, I send each of my kindergarten students (around 50) a letter that tells about me, my memories of entering kindergarten, my family, and about our classroom and school year. (I also scanned my picture on there.
Do you send Welcome Back to School letters to your students before school starts? The past two years, we have been able to put a letter to our students in the envelope that gets mailed out the week before school starts. I LOVE taking this opportunity to welcome my students to my classroom! As a parent, I also love it.
I like to start that communication off well, so every August, I send a letter to my new grade one students. I write to the students because. It gives us a connection before the school year begins. “I got a letter from you!” is a common remark on the first day of school. Our first contact is positive. It sets the tone for the year.
Back-to-School Letters: Assign Homework Before the Year Even Starts! ... Get the best of Edutopia in your inbox each week. ... So as you write your back-to-school letter this year, consider assigning a little homework. You never know what you’ll learn! Just for fun, here's an example letter I send to my new students. ...
First Day of School Letters and Survival Kits Build Communication. Many teachers and administrators have started introducing themselves to parents and students before school starts, or right at the opening bell. Some have even started providing "survival kits" to help students weather the first few days of school.
This place mat is made by the 4/5's during open house with their parents. In a Welcome letter sent out before school starts each child is asked to bring in pictures of things that begin with the same letters as your name. The parents & kido's work together to create this place mat to use during snack. We add picture of child & laminate.
Welcome Letter; Administration. Welcome Letter; ... with golden opportunities for all of our students as we strive to find ways that we can be even better than we have before! We embark on this journey with a pledge to you, our students and parents, that this will be a year of engaging, meaningful and rigorous work in our classrooms, combined ...
A few weeks before school starts, send home a welcome letter introducing yourself. Include things like: how many pets you have, if you have children, things you like to do outside of school. This will help students (and their parents) connect with you on a personal level.