Why not use the first thing your student sees in the classroom as a way to boost both his confidence and the confidence of his peers? Take a look at some ways these teachers transformed their white boards, the centerpieces of the classroom, into tools to
Thumbprint Self-Portrait. The kids make this based on their actual thumbprint and write a narrative about themselves. how old you are, things you like and don't like, your hopes and dreams for the future. LOVE this for the beginning of school!