These are survival kits for middle school, cute for 5th grade departures or for the first day of 6th grade. Meets Teaching Standard Element 1.4: Teachers acquire knowledge of individual students from students, families, guardians, and/or caregivers to enhance student learning.
5th grade graduation hall of fame. This was very fun for the kids. You could also have the kids instead of tracing their hands and decorating them they could use paint and have them do their hand prints.
Ever wonder what the middle school teachers receiving your graduates really want? Not sure how best to help your 4th, 5th, and 6th graders transition from primary to secondary grades? I’ll let you in on a secret: we middle school teachers are equally concerned about helping kids learn how to “be students” as we are with the content knowledge that they have when they arrive. For