Very good idea to support this story of The Very Hungry Caterpillar. Many of my Little children like posting items, and looking for and identifying the fruit as we read the story and they post. We also talk about our likes and dislikes, our favourites and
**Updated - I put the attention getters into a table format**I use these Whole Brain Teaching attention getters on a daily basis with my ELL students. These attention getters are a great way to improve your classroom management. I usually pick one
Back to school activities: Fill jars with magnetic alphabet letters to make adorable desk vases.) Could use silk daisies so that they would last all year. Great back to school gift for that special teacher.
Character traits-- I would give the character trait and have students list quotes on the notecards that support the trait given. I would go as far as color-coding the index cards for positive, negative, and neutral traits
Contraction Surgery - memorable lesson - spelling words consisted of contractions. We practiced putting two words together as contractions by completing contraction surgery! (External Link no-longer works)
Silly sentence project-- for building sentence patterns with various nouns, verbs, articles, etc. So many sentences can be created.maybe have the student write the sentence on a lined white board (from dollar tree)