It’s back to school time! I love surprising my boys with new traditions and making memories which {{hopefully}} they’ll look back on and feel my love for them.

Today I’ve found a few new first day of school activities and traditions and a couple twists on the tried and true ones.I hope this year you’ll start a new 1st day of school tradition with your kiddos.  It’s never to late to start!

First Day Of School Activities


1.  Alpha Mom show you how to make a Schultüte for your child’s first school year.
2.  Lauren’s back to school breakfast – name pancakes.
3.  First Day of School Boo-Hoo Breakfast from Katrina.
4.  Katrina adds her child’s favorite character to their backpack and makes lunch tags.

First Day Activities


5.  Everything Mom’s school countdown jar.
6.  Brassy Apple’s back to school countdown chain.
7.  Back to school themed dinner decorations from Little Ant Design.
8.  Kristi’s back to school survival kit.

1st Day At School


9.  Terri’s parents had them shake hands on the first day of school.
10.  Brenda cuts out numbers for each of her children to hold.
11.  Make a 1st day of school photo collage like Wendy.
12.  Decorate your kiddos binders like binder buddies from Shannon.

Back to School Traditions: