Break the ice in a modern format with this fantastic get to know you sharing activity. Good for all ages. This is a simple, fun and engaging way to get students talking about themselves while introducing the common core writing fundamentals of using evidence to support an answer.
In this assignment students answer questions about their preferences covering free time, sports, food, hobbies, communication modes and pets. Students draw pictures of themselves at their favorite place and support their preferences with evidence from their own lives! Plus it's all done on an IPAD format that hooks them immediately and looks great on your wall.
Choose from 6 different templates.
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