Are you wondering what to do that first week of school? Well, here is a Back to School packet full of fun, engaging activities. Activities include a Welcome page, an All About Me page, Find Someone Who..., a Classroom Pledge to be done as a whole group, a Behavior Goals page to help set each student's goals at the beginning of the year, a 2-page Back to School Questionnaire to help you get to know your students, Summer Snapshots, a Favorite Summer Memory, a Classroom Pictograph which uses student data to create a graph, a Classroom Scavenger Hunt to help them get familiar with their new classroom, a Word Unscramble with an answer key for the teacher, a Friendship Qualities page to help the students think about what makes a great friend, Classmate Interview Swap which promotes paired collaboration, a Classmate Venn Diagram to help with comparing and contrasting skills, and concludes with making predictions for the new school year. This packet was designed to complete throughout the first couple of weeks of school to help the teacher get to know their students as well as a way for each student to get to know their new classmates as they work together throughout this packet.
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