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My Favorite 100th Day of School Ideas for Every Subject Area: Celebrating Our 100th Episode!

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It's time to celebrate, my friends! Not only have you made it to 100 days of school in this crazy school year (or you will have, very soon), but we are also celebrating 100 episodes of the Beginning Teacher Talk podcast!

✨⭐️ And just a little hint - I'll be announcing the winner for a scholarship for the R.E.A.D.Y. for School Academy inside this episode - so exciting!!! ⭐️✨

To get your copy of my 100th Day of School Plans & 8 Activity Templates inside my TpT store to help you celebrate the 100th day of school, just click the pic below:

 I hope you enjoy using this resource with your students to make your 100th day of school in a CRAZY school year fun and memorable!

 Inside this week's show, you will learn:

  •  What I love to do about a week before this special day to build anticipation for the day's events.

  • How to create a quick and easy 100th day of school scavenger hunt (and yes, I give you the activity templates to do this with your students).

  • Five classroom-tested writing prompts to increase writing engagement on this special day.

  • How to quickly and easily create a random acts of kindness rainbow with your students.

  • 50 read-alouds to choose from to celebrate the 100th day of school.

  • My students' favorite (super simple) 100 days of school math game.

  • A classroom-tested, high-engagement STEM challenge that your hands-on learners will LOVE.

  • A fun & easy way to create lasting memories for your students for their 100th day of school (including the templates to do it).

  • How to do a quick, no-mess art activity (and no-prep templates so you can set this up right away).

  • An amazing way to end the 100th day of school that encourages kids to dream big and reach for their goals.

It's a jam-packed episode, loaded with all the goodness, ideas, resources and templates you need to make this a memorable 100th day of school celebration for your students!

I'd love to hear your favorite ideas for the 100th day of school. Join the conversation inside our Beginning Teacher Talk private FB group!

And remember: just because you're a beginning elementary teacher, there's no need for you to struggle like one.

💛 Lori

Dr. Lori Friesen | Beginning Teacher Mentor

Creator of the R.E.A.D.Y. for School Academy, Dr. Lori Friesen has mentored thousands of beginning teachers across the country through her workshops and courses. Host of the popular podcast, Beginning Teacher Talk, and creator of the innovative literacy program for 1st and 2nd grade, Dogs Help Kids Read and Succeed, Dr. Lori is dedicated to serving educators and inspiring learners. Learn more at and at


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