I don't just send a letter to my new students, I send a packet and, although it costs an extra stamp and a little bit of my time, it is WELL worth it. I was a anxious child and the start of school each year was a trying to time for me when the butterflies in the belly started, along with the "I don't want to go to school"s. I remember getting a letter from my 3rd grade teacher. The envelope was bright green and covered with brightly colored stickers. I was calmed before I had even opened the envelope and knew it would be a great year because if she could take the time to send me a letter (with bonus stickers!) during her summer vacation, I knew it would be just fine.
Well, I revamped, edited, and embellished that very same letter to come up with my very own Back to School Letter Packet for all of my incoming students.
Inside the packet you will find my version of the Jitter Glitter poem, a poem to the parents about letting their child come to you and my all-exclusive water growing capsule gift tag. All ready to print and send to your new students to ease their jitters.
Need other items to make YOUR start of the year an easy one? Come visit my store to find centers galore, editable MONKEY and FROG Binder kits AND even 1st Day of Kindergarten plans where all you need to do is provide the paper.
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