Back to school is right around the corner. No matter how many years I have done this, it still makes my stomach do a few flips. Will I be ready for a whole classroom full of fresh Kindergarteners? Will I be able to keep them on track enough to teach them so they can succeed? Is my classroom organized in a way that it can stay organized the entire school year? YES. The answer is YES. If you question the same thing, the answer is YES. You will do great! In the meantime, though, I am rounding up all of my Back To School Ideas and Advice. Let’s dive in.

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Back To School Ideas & Advice

Yes, you heard that right. I have been teaching for 8 years. I taught 2nd grade for 1 year and then accepted a position teaching Kindergarten and have never looked back! I teach Kindergarten because I love it. I love the eagerness of my students to learn while still having a desire to play. I love how overly excited they all get when something finally clicks in their head. It is an amazing feeling!
You can see what my typical First Week Of Kindergarten is like here, but keep reading to see how I set up my classroom, how I teach rules and procedures and what activities are focused on in the first week of school!

Classroom Organizing & Decor

 My Classroom Reveal

Alphabet Posters - White & Bright Polka Dots - 2 Font Styles

Alphabet Posters – 2 Font Options

Number Posters

5 Tips For School Year Prep That You Can Do From Home

My Top Must Make Anchor Charts

My Favorite Tips For Classroom Organization

Classroom Organization: My Favorite Tips 

Best Places To Buy Books For Your Classroom For Cheap

Teacher Must Haves For The Classroom. Everything I love about my classroom and favorite products!

Teacher Must Haves For Kindergarten Classroom

Writing Station In The Classroom

Rules, Procedures & More

Books That Teach Rules and Procedures

How To Teach Fire Drills The Fun Way

Teaching Mindset In The Classroom: Activities, Teaching Tools, Anchor Charts, Bulletin Boards, and fabulous books.

Ideas For Encouraging Growth Mindset In The Classroom

 20+ Ideas For Meet The Teacher

 

Must Have Anchor Charts For Kindergarten

Classroom Management Anchor Charts

Setting Goals With Kindergarteners

 

Free Printable Student Absent Note For Parents

Absent Excuse Note – Free Printable

The First Few Weeks Of Activities

**NEWLY UPDATED** How To Use School Supplies - Rules, Procedures, & Expectations

How To Use School Supplies Printable – Updated Version

Kinesthetic Tactile Alphabet Tracing Pages for Alphabet Book

Alphabet Tracing Book

Alphabet Soup ABC Word Work BUNDLE

Alphabet Soup ABC Word Work Bundle

How To Make Rainbow Rice For Your Sensory Bin

Easy To Make Rainbow Rice For A Sensory Bin

Alphabet Soup Clip It Cards

 

Play Dough Station In The Classroom

Apples In The Classroom

20 Free Name Activities 

Apple Themed Simple Literacy and Math Activities Bundle

Apple Themed Simple Literacy and Math Activities

Light Box Slides for Daily Specials {editable}

Daily Specials Light Box Slides

{FREE} Writing Journal Paper with Picture Rubric for Beginning Writers

Free Primary Writing Paper With Picture Rubric For Little Writers

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