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Back to School Activity Pack

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Need activities for the first week or school? Look no further, these 12 ready to go activities are perfect for ice-breakers and getting students learning about each other. It is as easy as clicking print. Designed for upper elementary school students but could be used in middle school as well. They print very nicely in black and white.

Not just for back to school – use these activities anytime throughout the year in order to create a community in your classroom. Fun, easy, and no lesson plans required. Some of these activities make great items for a substitute binder.

This packet includes:
1. All About Me – students answer questions about their favorite things

2. Interview a Classmate – students interview each other and report back to class

3. Human Bingo – find someone who . . . , an interactive way for students to meet

4. What I Didn’t Do Over my Summer Vacation – fun, creative writing assignment, you can use as pre-assessment

5. Bio-Poems – poetry activity for students to share about themselves (includes example)

6. Time Capsule – includes 2 “snapshot of me” pages and 1 “letter to self” page

7. Two Truths and a Lie – fun ice-breaker to learn about students, can use this over and over throughout the year

8. Guess Whose Heart – students fill in heart with things/people important to them then class tries to guess who the heart belongs to

9. Figure Me Out – math activity in which students describe themselves using math equations

10. Goals for this Year – students create goals for themselves throughout the year

11. A Good Classmate – brainstorm what a good classmate does, acts, etc., then have students list how they will be a good classmate, perfect into to class rules

12. Road Map for this Year – Students take time to reflect about that they need to be successful and what other can do to help them along the way


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