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1st Grade Sub Plans: EVERYTHING you need for 10 days of absences

1st Grade Sub Plans: EVERYTHING you need for 10 days of absences

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Imagine never having to create first-grade sub plans again! This resource has everything you need for high-quality emergency sub plans which you can use anytime you have an unexpected absence. Prep them once and you never have to worry about spending hours prepping for a sub when your priority needs to be caring for yourself or your family.

You’ll get 150+ pages of rigorous, engaging, and easy-to-understand activities, one for each of these subjects for 10 full days:

-Reading sub plans
-Writing sub plans
-Math sub plans
-Science sub plans
-Social studies sub plans

Note: These are NOT supposed to be easy review activities like most sub plans! They are designed to provide rigorous and challenging work for kids even though you are not there. If all your students already know how to read and do all the activities you leave for them, they will be bored, act out, and not complete the work. These will be meaningful and engaging challenges, and your students might just surprise you with how much they’re able to do!

There's no additional prep work or materials needed: simply print class sets of the activities and tweak the schedule for the sub to fit your schedule, and you’re done.

*No more “busywork” in the form of low-level worksheets: activities are rigorous, inspire divergent thinking, and are aligned to standards so kids don’t miss a day of learning
*No more creating separate lessons plans for students’ various ability levels: most activities are open-ended and therefore naturally differentiated
*No more racing around at the last minute gathering materials: all you need is a class set of photocopies for each day’s activities
*No more hoping your students will actually do the work when you’re out: these resources are classroom-tested to ensure developmental appropriateness and engagement
*No more creating gigantic sub binders with every piece of reference info possible: forms are streamlined to include only the most important info so you can fill it out quickly and the sub doesn’t have to wade through stacks of info

Each day's activities are organized into NON-SEASONAL THEMES so you can use them at ANY time, including if you're absent for multiple days in a row:

Growth Mindset
Character Traits
Healthy Foods


BONUS! Your purchase also includes:

* Tips for simplifying sub preparation and making your absences run smoother (in PDF and audio form)
* Step-by-step instructions for creating a full year’s “emergency sub tub” if you’d like to do all your sub prep at once
* Editable forms with important class information for the sub to reference
* Editable sub plan template with the activities already filled in (simply tweak for your daily schedule and expectations)
* Editable slideshow for the substitute to display to the class with a personalized message from you and outline of the day’s schedule to keep everyone on track
* Editable sub report for the substitute to let you know how the day’s lessons went


Download the free preview to get a better look at what’s included AND access one day’s lessons for FREE!


Every grade from K-12 is available! Click here to see other grade levels.

IMPORTANT NOTE: There is some overlap with K-2 skills, so you will have some duplicate and highly similar activities if you purchase multiple sub plans within this grade range.


I recommend buying only ONE set of sub plans. Download the preview to see an entire day's worth of lessons. If those look too hard, choose the kindergarten bundle instead; if they look too easy, choose the 2nd grade bundle. The grade level is approximate and not referenced anywhere in the student materials, so pick whatever resource best fits your students' needs.)



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