Author: kansas teacher (KS Unite..
This is a cute story to read for the First Day of School. You can find lots of activities to do with it and it sets a great tone for the first day of school-- everyone gets nervous, your teacher is human, confront your fears. A couple of warnings:*Don't order this too close to the first day of school. I put it off and it literally came the day before school. I was very stressed as I planned for it to take up a lot of the first day. I thought I would have to redo my plans and recycle my precious copies. It worked out but I would encourage you to order in advance.*Order a copy for each one of your teammates. When your grade level teammates hear and see this story and the cute activities you are going to do with your class, they will want to do the same. This will mean that you have to pass this to a different teacher at each of your breaks and you won't get it back until Thanksgiving. Better for them to have their own book.*Don't share with the grade below...Read more