Back to School: First Week of School Ice Breakers - Get to Know You Questions

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  1. Looking for some fresh ideas for beginning of the year activities? Your new students will be excited to complete these engaging tasks that will have them collaborating and interacting with their new classmates. This bundle of get to know you activities includes plenty of opportunities for movement
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Looking for engaging first day of school activities to help you get to know your students? This Google Slides file contains 30 get to know you questions! A perfect back to school ice breaker that even involves graphing for some beginning of the year math!

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✔ Digital or print option

✔ No prep activity - just display with your projector - or print!

✔ Encourages students to interact with new classmates

✔ Students will learn something new about each other - including the teacher

✔ Includes simple, funny and deeper questions


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✔ PDF with instructions for the teacher and link to copy the digital file

✔ Google Slides file to present to the class

✔ Or print a slide and post it for students to colour in the graph - a great attendance question!

✔ Bonus final slide where students can develop their own questions!

How to use this first week of school activity:

  1. Students can generate their own list of possible responses
  2. Colour fill each square to represent the findings as a graph
  3. Pick a few questions each day as a quick activity or time filler

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