Making a connection daily with students helps build relationships and helps to create a safe space for learning. It helps with classroom management and builds the culture of the classroom. This activity is meant to help teachers build relationships in a fun way. The download includes a poster with 2 blank spaces to display the handshakes of the day, 25 creative handshakes and instructions for performing each handshake.
To print: print first 6 pages (preferably in color) then print pages 7-11 on the back of pages 2-5 so that the instructions appear on the back of each handshake. For best results use cardstock and laminate the product.