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.
★ Day 1:
Name Art Tents
★ Day 2:
Two Facts and One Fiction Game, Create Agreements (rules)
★ Day 3:
Procedures (with your own syllabus), Scavenger hunt, Role-play and Class Poem
★ Day 4:
"Face-off" game, Read "The Veldt" (the story is not included but a link to the video of the story is included as well as a summary) with graphic organizer chart.
★ Day 5:
Socratic Seminar on "The Veldt" (teachers can learn a lot by watching how students handle this!)
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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