First Week of School Activities with Printable Worksheets and Editable Schedule

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  1. Need activities for the first week of school that will help you get to know your students and build classroom community? If you teach elementary school, this bundle has everything you need for back-to-school season! It includes both digital and printable student ice breakers, design challenges, "get
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Are you looking for both team-building games and independent activities for the first week of school? Do you want to build classroom community without the stress and prep that comes with it?

This pack of printable worksheets includes teaching tips, an editable schedule, design challenges, and several independent back-to-school activities to help you get to know your students. Independent activities include All About Me, I Wish My Teacher Knew, Book Interest and Reading Preferences forms, and more!

These back-to-school activities are ideal for upper grades but some can be adapted for younger grades. If you are an upper-grade teacher who is looking to build classroom community, encourage collaboration, and make students feel welcome, this resource is for you!

Detailed Information About this Product

This product includes both PowerPoint (includes editable slides) and PDF files for your convenience. Both files include the following:

  • table of contents
  • EDITABLE first week of school schedule with teacher tips
  • teacher tips and directions for all activities
  • digital (Google Slides) and printable points tracker
  • digital (Nearpod) and printable voting sheets
  • 3 team design challenges: The Ultimate Supplies, The Ultimate Classroom, and The Ultimate School (includes planning sheets, voting sheets, and notes pages)
  • worksheets for a classroom walk-through (Notice/Wonder/Infer and Reflection sheet)
  • All About Me (blank worksheet is also included if you wish to create your own)
  • My Goals (blank worksheet is also included if you wish to create your own)
  • I Wish My Teacher Knew
  • Book Interest Form and Reading Preferences Form
  • directions for a Stained Glass Art Project

More Back to School Resources from Learning N Progress:

Newsletters for ALL YEAR

Postcards and Student Awards for ALL YEAR

Digital Morning Meeting with Nearpod

Student Ice Breakers and Fun Friday MEGA Bundle

Back to School MEGA Bundle

Back to School Clip Art

Bumblebee Classroom Decor

Marine Life Classroom Decor

Reading Workshop Starter Kit

Click here to browse our entire collection of clip art.

Click here to browse Back to School resources from Learning N Progress.

Total Pages
47 pages
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Teaching Duration
1 Week
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