100th Day of School Activities

The 100th day of school.

As a high school teacher, it’s just the tenth day of the second semester. But if you are an elementary teacher, it’s a big deal! A. Really. Big. Deal.

With a wife who’s taught both kindergarten and first grade as well as a son who currently in first grade, I’ve heard a lot about the 100th day of school.  From those conversations I created some great downloads that blend together the most popular 100th day of school activities.

$100 Bill Placemat

A $100 bill 11 x 17 placemat where your students can draw a picture of his or her self at 100-years-old on the face of the bill. I also have a regular letter 8.5 x 11 sized one as well.

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For the back of the $100 bill placement I have several different options to choose from including a ten frame with snack names listed, a blank ten frame so you can use your own snacks, and an activity page with two 100 themed worksheets.

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Instagram themed 100 Year Old Selfie

A popular 100th day activity is having the students imagine what it will be like to be 100-years-old. The students draw self-portraits at 100 as well as write what life will be like at that age in the future. I added a modern twist to the writing / drawing activity by creating an Instagram themed paper handout to do it on.

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100th Day of School Writing Prompts and Worksheets 

Using the $100 bill page border I created for the 100th day snack placemat, I have 19 pages of 100th day writing prompts and worksheets. There are several of the obvious prompts like, “If I had a $100 I would buy…”

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Here’s four of the 19 pages.

One of the worksheets is this coin flipping handout. A student flips a coin 100 times. Each time the student marks the results–heads or tails. At the end s/he counts how many heads and tails and then adds them together. Pssst, they should get 100.

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100th Day of School Headbands

Another popular activity is having the students make 100th day of school headbands.

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Check out my 39 page 100th Day of School Super Bundle for only $3. However, for being a loyal reader, here’s a free PDF of the 100 years old self-portrait on a $100 bill as well as the coin flipping handout shown above.

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