1st Day of School Planning Checklist


Getting ready for school to start takes some organization and thought! It’s the perfect opportunity to start a new tradition that your kids can look forward to year after year.   Here are great resources that will help you get your kids ready for the 1st Day of School that they’ll love, too!

Welcome Back to School

We’ve taken away all the guess work on 1st Day of school activities with these incredible tutorials. For even more 1st day of school activities and traditions Tip Junkie’s Creative Community has many tutorials. You can always search there if you’re looking for more tutorials with step-by-step instructions. {wink}

Meet the Teacher Gifts

1.  15 Best Back to School Teacher Gifts

2.  12 Teacher Thank You Gifts for Meet the Teacher

3.  19 Best Teacher Appreciation Gifts for Men

4.  32 Beautiful Beautiful Teacher Appreciation Thank You

5.  Back to School Tags {free printables}

All About Me Book

6.  Back to School Interview {free printable} 

7.  Back to School Interview K-12

First Day of School: 6 Photo Props, Cards & Tags from Tip Junkie! {FREEBIE}


activities for kids 13 Olympic Games Printable Party Decor from Tip Junkie! {FREEBIE}  Download Free Files from Tip Junkie:

First Day of School Photo Props ~ Hats

First Day of School Photo Props ~ Signs

First Day of School Photo Props ~ Bracelets, Cards, & Tags

1st Day of School Photo Ideas

8.  1st Day of School Photo Props

9.  Photo Props for 1st Day of School

10.  1st Day of School Printables

11.  Free Back to School Printables

1st Day of School Shirt

12.  Lined Paper T-shirt

13.  Back to School Chalkboard T-shirt

1st Day of School Supplies

14.  20 Best DIY First Day of School Supplies

15.  17 Homemade First Day of School Supplies

16.  18 DIY First Day of School {activities, supplies}

1st Day of School Party/Activities

17.  35 First Day of School Activities  

{celebrate like it’s the END of school}

18.  28 Fabulous and Fun End of School Activities

19.  Celebrate the End of School

20.  27 End of School Activities Your Kids Will Cheer For

21.  34 Fun Ways to Celebrate the End of School

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