This product is a game changer for Irish primary school teachers. Gone are the days (and nights) before school starts, of printing worksheets and laminating games and activities for the first day. This PowerPoint provides a completely paperless alternative. All you have to is download it and open it!
As research suggests the first day of school is the most important day as it sets the stage for the entire year. This is a lot of pressure for any teacher as you want to make sure you cover everything. Well now you don’t have to worry! This PowerPoint is based on sound educational practices including a teacher introduction to build relationships, establishing classroom rules collaboratively, practising classroom procedures and having fun! Enjoy your last day of summer bliss by purchasing the First Day of School PowerPoint!
What do I get with this product?
The PowerPoint contains 124 slides and provides you with everything you need for the first day of school including: an opportunity for introductions, a game for catching up with classmates, a writing activity, time for labelling and collecting books, the establishment of classroom rules, a list of 13 classroom procedures to practice, a maths game, an art activity, a whole class quiz and a final reflective activity. This resource requires no additional worksheets!
Who should buy this product?
All primary school teachers would benefit from this product. Please note that there are different PowerPoints for different class levels so make sure you purchase the right one!