Start Strong with FIVE DAYS
of fun and engaging plans that focus on building community, getting to know your students, going over class agreements (rules)/ procedures and group dynamics.
★ THREE getting to know you activities that help build community one of which would be great to display for open house! (The class poem)
★ THREE activities for creating agreements (rules) and going over procedures: a scavenger hunt, role-play, and "Face-Off" game.
★ A plan for using "The Veldt" by Ray Bradbury in a super Socratic Seminar to "hook" your new students! (The text is not included, but a link to a video of the text as well as a summary is included.)
This handy little resource covers all the things that will help you set up your year for success!
You might also be interested in:
★Back to School for Middle School: 1 Week of Plans with Tried and True Activities
★Back to School: FIVE days of Middle School Plans to "Go Pro".
★Back to School: Middle School Interactive Notebook Activities, Games, and Community Building!
★Middle School Ice Breakers with an "All About Me" Activity
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