the Year Links:
End of the
School Year Ideas
Making the Most of the Dreaded End-of School-Days
End of Year (ABC Teach.com)
End of Year Ideas
Child Fun End of Year Activities
The Teacher's Corner
Games for End of the
Scholastic End-of-Year Tips
Reviewing the Year
School is Cool Memory Book
End of the Year Report Card Comments
Hoppin' Good Books!
Have students choose a favorite book and make a cover of that book.
Using green construction paper, students will cut out a frog head,
hands, and legs. Fold the legs accordion style and add feet. Glue
the head, hands, and legs to the books and hang on the bulletin
board. Create lily pads to add to the bulletin board.
Worksheets from the Busy
Teacher's Filing Cabinet (all can have text added):
Certificate of Promotion
of Promotion Blue
Memory Book (13
End of School Year
Take a class
picture using a digital camera or scan the school class picture to
put onto the computer. Buy the iron transfer papers for
printers/copier and print out enough class pictures for each child.
Iron the pictures onto each child's t-shirt (white is the best).
Give students fabric markers and a piece of cardboard to place in
the shirt. Allow students to write messages or their names on each
person's t-shirt. Have students wear their shirts on the last
day of school.
End of School Year
(This is the t-shirt we made
for our principal)
paint and write the following message onto the students' t-shirts:
"Class of 2008, School Name"
Let dry overnight. Have students wear old shirts the day
of the shirt signing. Students wear their t-shirts over their old
shirts. Let each child have a fabric marker or permanent marker to
begin the T-shirt signing!
was submitted by Mrs. Thomas, a first grade teacher. I thought
it was a fabulous idea and wanted to share it with everyone.
brings in a pillowcase. Let students add their handprints to their
pillowcase using paint. Write or add an iron-on transfer of the
following poem onto the pillowcase:
Now I lay me
down to sleep,
I'll count these hands instead of sheep.
And always remember the friends I made
When I was in _______ grade.