Back To School Activities For the First Week

Back To School Activities For the First Week
Back To School Activities For the First Week
Back To School Activities For the First Week
Back To School Activities For the First Week
Back To School Activities For the First Week
Back To School Activities For the First Week
Back To School Activities For the First Week
Back To School Activities For the First Week
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Made for MIDDLE SCHOOLERS! Back to School Activities - Includes "About Me" activities, Goal Setting, Community Building, Group Work, and Study Skills. These were created with middle schoolers in mind, but could work for late elementary or early high school!

The first week of school can be tough! Lots of nerves and TOO MUCH to think about!!!! This product was designed (and tested!!) to take the pressure of lesson planning off of you for those first 5 emotion-filled days! This product contains over 17 activities and resources that are intended to help you practice essential skills in your classroom that will be used for the entire year! Great to use in ANY subject/content area!!


The daily lessons are:

Day 1: Introduction
- Lesson Plan
- "About Me" Handout
- Class Syllabus Editable Template
- "Letter To Myself" Activity

Day 2: Goal Setting
- Lesson Plan
- Warm Up
- Goal Setting Foldable
- Post-it Note Activity

Day 3: Building Classroom Community
- Lesson Plan
- Ice Breaker Game (Hand Squeeze Race)
- Classmate Scavenger Hunt
- "Why Classroom Community Is Important" Reflection

Day 4: Group Work
- Lesson Plan
- Grouping Warm Up
- Lost on the Moon Group Activity & Reflection

Day 5: Study Skills
- Lesson Plan
- Link to YouTube Video
- Study Skills Warm Up
- "How to Study Like a Pro"

This product also includes an Activity Reference Page for teacher information and BONUS RESOURCES to use all year! The bonus resources included:

Random Grouping Cards that can be used to QUICKLY group your students all year!
-I'm Done, Now What? Task Cards for early finishers.
-"Getting to Know You" Task Cards a fun time filler for the beginning of the year!

These lessons were designed for five ONE HOUR classes, but can be shortened or extended to fit your daily schedule! Let me help you breeze through the first week of school!!

*PLEASE DOWNLOAD THE PREVIEW TO SEE A SNAPSHOT OF EACH DAY'S LESSON!*
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Lifelong tool
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