Great use of numeracy and shapes foe early math activities.

15 Fun and Educational Activities for Kids

Looks fun: A, Bee, C, Preschool: Building Shapes. Kindergarten readiness: Colored craft sticks are labeled with the number of sides each shape has, ie: 3 purple sticks - triangle. The children will choose a color and build the matching colored shape from

Erosion Experiment

Possible school experiment to show importance of wetlands/riparian zones! This shows the importance of plants in our soil. Plants like trees and grasses help purify ground water. Without them the ground water gets polluted and harder to clean and drink.

Pratique pour ranger les imagiers, flashcards...

I would do sight word lists instead of math flash cards.Center Idea: flashcards on hooks in a binder. Easy cleanup and organization.

Pour la rentrée: Je me présente!

Great way to start year in blanks, teach verbs to form sentences, write in paragraph, present orally, students ask/answer personal questions.

Site internet avec beaucoup de matériel #pédagogique! :) (French learning)

[Outils pour le maitre et pour la classe] Ma première journée de rentrée - CM2

This is an awesome icebreaker for older kids or those that do not need visual clues. Great as a first day of school activity! Helps your student ``break the ice`` and get to know everyone. Alternative activity: provide a prize for the person who finishes the hunt first!

Trouve Quelqu`un qui...Icebreaker for older grades in FRENCH

Une astuce d'organisation par jour : le petit matériel derrière la porte. - Charivari à l'école

Put inside classroom closet door. Have a wish list ready for parent orientation. Write each item you need for the classroom on a paper cutout (e. apple cutouts on a “giving tree”) and encourage parents to pick one to donate to the classroom.