~Welcome Back~ Get your students engaged the first week of school with these fun activities. Booklet, Games, Getting to know you, Classroom search, and more!
-Creating an environment of openness and unity is important at the start of the school year. These activities are designed with versatility in mind. Use what you like or need as you see fit!
*All about me worksheet, isn't this a staple of the first day of school? -=) Tell me about you! I enjoy reading what my new students have to say. This is also perfect for a partner share activity as well.
*Getting to know you Classroom Game, Quick! Find a match for each box for one of your classmates. First one done gets a prize in my room or you can take your time :)
*Getting to know my partner, students are given a card at random, they must find their match. Once they do this is their partner for the activity.
*My first day portrait which has 2 male and female versions for you to choose from
*Summer snap shot, writing activity for students to tell about their summer. This is also something I use to get a baseline writing sample from my students
*What I'm good at, 2 versions for male and female students with free response answer blocks to allow for creativity and free thinking
*My new class scavenger hunt booklet. 8 pages with 2 version for cover choice for students. Booklet activities for exploring the classroom and getting to know other students.
Happy Teaching :)