The game Apples to Apples is a family classic that always creates a fun, hilarious environment. What if you could bring that fun environment to...
-the first day of school?
-a new seating chart day?
These slides include setup tips and prompts to lead your Apples to Apples icebreaker/getting-to-know-you game, with several variations, including ELA connections.
Reviews from real teachers:
"I did this last year after you suggested it and my kids loved it!" -Caitlin
"Used this last year and loved it!" -Alyssa
"I love this so much!!! What a fun way to do the first seating chart! Thanks for sharing!" -Lindsay
"I used this last year and it was a lot of fun!" -Ellen
"I used this today for our first day and the kids loved it! I couldn't believe how engaged they were. So many wanted to share their connections. They were hilarious." -Hannah
"Been feeling stressed about how to start the first day this year. I'm at a new school and don't know the kids. This is an awesome idea! Thanks!" -Jennifer
You will need: 1 box of the Mattel game Apples to Apples (or homemade cards with adjectives and nouns - not included with this product)