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Getting to Know You Activities

Grade Levels
1st - 5th
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  • PDF
33 pages
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Making friends and building classroom community is so important at the beginning of the year. These Back to School Getting to Know You Activities will give you so many ideas and games to help students feel comfortable with one another.

Never have a blank minute in your schedule when you don't know what to do and your kids are going crazy--just whip out your book and get kids instantly engaged in a meaningful, community building activity! Help students build connections with each other and make friends by filling your first week of school with these fun activities.

Classroom Use:

Games range from partners, to small group, to whole group activities and focus on getting to know each other and working together.

• First week of school activities

• Building classroom unity

• Time-filler activities

• Practicing social and conversation skills

• Faculty function ice-beaker activities


• Instructions for all 32 games

• Cover page in BW or color

• Table of Contents

• 8 extra print materials to go with some of the games


• Print all game instructions out

• Cut pages in half and hole punch

• Attach with a binder ring to make an easy, quick to access book full of games

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