do on small plates for dot day Collaborative HAND ART project. Could be done with a classroom of students. Or make it a family project and have children collect one hand print design from each family member, then put them together for a family tree.
Math About Me craftivity - super cute for back to school and hang up for open house could adapt this and use it for Meet the Teacher night, then again with changes for Open House during education week.
First week of school time capsule- stamp & date their itty hand prints, measure their height with yarn, and have them fill out a little first day info sheet with their self portrait on the back. Then save until the day of their high school graduation.
MORNING MEETING One pare of having good morning meetings is to have a classroom community. Create a classroom community is key to a successful year! I might add a part that says "i promise" be safe, be respectful, be responsible