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Class Celebration Ideas

Last Recess Ever

Last Recess Ever As experts in parent engagement and involvement, we at VolunteerSpot love hearing the fun, new ways schools are coming up with to celebrate students and get parents involved in the classroom. A recent idea gaining a lot of buzz is “last recess ever,” or a final hoorah for elementary students who will …

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Class Party Ideas

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End of Year Class Party Ideas Make this year’s end-of-school-year class party super fun and memorable with these class party ideas! Activity: Give each student three postcards on which they write their address; pass around to fellow classmates, giving each a mission to send those postcards throughout their summer vacation with silly updates and news. …

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Classroom Activities

Music

Musical Activities for the Classroom Music and the arts are always enriching subjects for the classroom – integrate fun musical activities in the classroom with these creative ideas: Everyday Instruments: Have students find one classroom item which they can turn into an instrument – rulers, pencil boxes, cans, boxes, horns, you name it.  Have each …

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Classroom Activities

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Celebrating 100 Days in School! The 100th day in school milestone is celebrated all across the country in fun and creative ways! Here are 10 ideas to help your class have a blast celebrating being 100 days smarter! Have each student write three or four compliments about another student and the teacher, and post 100 …

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Class Party Ideas

Valentine’s Day Class Party Games and Worksheets Add a little love of words to this year’s Valentine’s Day class party with fun worksheets including word searches, crosswords, and more – check out top favorites from the web below:   Valentine’s Day Matching Hearts Printables from FamilyEducation Valentine’s Day Writing Prompts from Minds In Bloom Valentine’s …

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5 GREEN Holiday Activities for your Classroom

 Eco Classroom Activities for the Holidays Keep the environment in mind with your classroom activities this holiday season!  Kids will love to learn, do good, and have fun at the same time with these 5 eco classroom ideas. 1.  Recycled Snowflakes – Paper snowflakes are a novelty holiday craft kids love!  Why not transform the …

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Tie Dye

Tie Dye Summer Fun Brighten up your summer fun with colorful tie dye activities!  Whether’s it’s for camp, a family reunion, a party, or just everyday fun, tie dying brings out the creativity in all of us and makes for lasting memories!   FamilyFun brings you the how-to’s, supply lists, and even a tie dye …

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Classroom Activities

End-of-School-Year Activities for the Classroom With the end of the 2011-2012 school year fast approaching, kids are pumped for summer but also carrying the loads of end of year testing, leaving their friends and teachers, as well as feeling apprehensive about what the new grade level will bring.  Check out some fun classroom activities that …

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Classroom Activities

Fun & Creative Classroom Crafts Spice up the end of school year routine with these fun classroom crafts that kids will love!  Free online sign up sheets let parents help with bringing supplies and advising craft time – get inspired and share with your classroom today! Fairies in a Jar via Polyvore.com   Glow-in-the-Dark Slime via …

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Classroom Memories

Tips & Ideas for Sharing the Classroom Experience Free online sign up sheets let room parents coordinate volunteers for all aspects of classroom needs, from daily readers to recess, lunchroom, and field trip volunteers.  For those special events like class parties and field day, make sure to ask for one or two volunteers who can take …

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