Back to School Activities and Worksheets

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Kraus in the Schoolhouse
Grade Levels
2nd - 4th
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64 pages
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Make back to school fun for your students during the first day and first weeks of school! These activities and worksheets are perfect for your 2nd grade, 3rd grade, and 4th grade students. Students will enjoy the icebreaker, all about me activities, graphic organizers, word search, and more.

These activities can be used during whole group, independent work, and center time. Easy-to-use activity sheets with clear directions and answer keys are provided.


  • Welcome Back to School poster
  • Find a Friend Who… activity sheet
  • All About Me Quilt / My School Quilt activity sheets
  • All About Me Pennant
  • Compare and Contrast Classmates activity sheet
  • 3-2-1 about a classmate activity sheet
  • WOW Words that Describe Me activity sheet
  • My Classroom Rule activity sheet
  • Respect activity sheet
  • Action Verbs activity sheet with answer key
  • School Nouns activity sheet with answer key
  • My School Goals graphic organizer
  • First Week Feelings activity sheet
  • All About Me Posters
  • Letter to my Teacher writing activity sheet
  • My Summer Vacation writing activity sheet
  • Welcome Back to School Word Search with answer key
  • School Certificates (1st day and 1st week, color and b/w options)
  • Acrostic poem activity sheets
  • Back to School A-Z cover (color and b/w)
  • Back to School Vocabulary A-Z suggestion list
  • A-Z pages (one page for each letter)

Prep is quick and easy... just print the student activity sheets and you’re ready for the first days of school.


  • "This is such a fun way for students to get to know one another. It's also a fantastic bulletin board for the beginning of the year."
  • "Amazing activities for the first week of school. They were so useful to get to know one another."
  • I truly enjoy doing these handouts with my students our first week back to school. I find out so much about them as we work on these. They are super fun! The kids really enjoy them."
  • "These activities make for great morning meeting topics, games, discussions for writing, and reflection time during those couple of minutes before transition. My class has truly enjoyed using them."


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