Going back to school can be stressful for teachers too; so many new faces and names, new personalities, sometimes even a new classroom. From some old favorite essentials to some treats to make your classroom unique, we have gathered a list of supplies that will help you get back into the swing of things as your summer vacation comes to an end and it’s time to start another school year.
We all know that school can get crazy if you are not organized. Start by organizing your lessons with a teacher planner. This one comes in fun patterns and has special pages for class birthdays, holidays, weekly activity schedule, blank notes pages and state capitals.
Add flair to your classroom and inspire yourself and your students with ready to use wall quotes. These decals can be applied to any hard surface and are easily removed when it’s time for a change.
Another great way to organize you classroom is by using different colored bins. Color is a great way to give visual cues to your students so they can easily find the right place for everything.
Do you need a great one sheet to let parents know how they can help both you and their student? This one is great to handout on at Back to School night.
There is no easier way to create a word rich environment and organize than by labeling everything. This hand held label maker makes it convenient to just walk all over your classroom getting things done.
Sharpies are a great way to add color to anything all over your classroom. Use them to color code your students’ supplies, make your own flash cards, decorate gifts for parents, the possibilities are endless!
Sometimes getting the kids to focus and organize their thoughts can be challenging. Try this activity to help your students write about their summer vacation.
Blank index cards are essential for any classroom. They are great for making your own custom flash cards, taking notes, organizing thoughts for essay writing, etc.
Add a little bling to your first day of school outfit to give it a professional look. After all, first impressions can never be redone.
You are educating our future. Add this fun shirt to your list of back to school supplies for your classroom and show everyone your not just teaching but also changing lives.
Back to school time is stressful for everyone. Once you’ve gotten everything organized and ready to go, take a little time to pamper yourself and de-stress.
Reading at home is non-negotiable as a homework in those early grades. This handy little infographic will help your parents understand the impact that reading at home has on their child’s education.
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