Back to School Activities - Beginning of the Year

Grade Levels
K - 2nd
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If you need Back to School activities, look no further!

These activities are designed to help your students get to know each other better, build community, and are also fun and meaningful! In addition, this packet comes with recommendations of inclusive and diverse books that are paired with each activity and are perfect to be added to your classroom library!

19 activities total to help make your first week of school fun and engaging! Simply print, read, and teach!

Activities for books include:

  • First Day Jitters
  • I Am Enough
  • All Are Welcome
  • My Name is a Song
  • Where Are You From?
  • Our Class is a Family
  • Name Jar
  • The Kissing Hand
  • David Goes to School
  • Pete the Cat Rockin’ In His School Shoes
  • The Raft
  • The Day You Begin
  • Wimberly Worried

Here's what other teachers have said about this packet!

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Lindsay S
Extremely satisfied

Love this! It has SO MUCH! I love that they all align with books I currently use during the first few weeks of school! Much more thorough than what I have been using before. Makes planning super easy and stress free!

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Nicolette L.
Extremely satisfied

I loved that this had so many activities in one place! I especially loved the about you activities to get to know my students. Such a variety it was hard to choose!

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Marisol P.
Extremely satisfied

This was a lifesaving resource at the beginning of the year! Thank you for creating these activities, I plan to use again and again.

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Megan H.
Extremely satisfied

This product offers so many activities for a variety of books used in the first two weeks of school! The activities were easy to print and use with my students and they loved them!


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