Back To School Kit
added 7-27-00 Original Author Unknown
This Back To School Kit includes necessary items to guarantee you a
terrific school year.
Pipe Cleaner- Flexibility is important for a successful school year.
Rick Rack- This year will be full of ups and downs, but eventually
everything will smooth out.
Matches- For those days when you feel you need to light a fire under
Wiggly Eye- Keep an eye on our students to discover how best to help
them. Or, for when you wish you had eyes in the back of your head.
Battery- Like the Energizer Bunny, to help you keep going, and
going, and going.
Animal Crackers- Eat these when you think your office is a zoo.
Jingle Bell Ring- For help if you need it, we're here to help each
Present- Remember our students are a gift to us.
Candy Bar- Use this whenever you need a "Sweet
Smiley Sticker- Try hard to wear a happy face.
Snowflake- When all else fails, pray for a snow day.
Flower Pot- We are here to plant the seeds of knowledge.
Clothespin- Hang in there!!
Hole Rein forcers- Don't forget to reinforce the efforts of each
Pen- You are a priceless part of (Place your School name here)
Orange- "Orange" you glad you are a part of the best
school in (Name of town goes here)
Time Capsule added 7-27-00 Original Author Unknown
Saw a cute idea for a beginning of year---Take a paper towel roll and have
the kids decorate it. Place inside the roll a self-portrait the student
draws, info. on the child
like height, weight favorite colors, T.V. show, fav. books, sample of
their writing, and
a hand print. You can design a piece of paper to contain all of this.
Place it in the roll and seal up the ends of the tube. Don't forget to put
the name on it with a tag or such. Make a big deal about what a time
capsule is and the purpose of one. Place in a safe area in your room.
Check on them from time to time with the kids. On the next to the last day
of school hand them back to the students to take home and they can make a comparison.
Attach a note for parents to read about the time capsule. They will