This low prep resource has 264 questions that you can use all year as a "get to know you" activity, conversation starters, or as writing prompts all year long. The questions are related to monthly events and facilitate safe conversation for all students and will help build community in your classroom, or for you to use as a no prep writing assignment - writing paper included.
Use the questions or writing prompts as a first week of school activity, during your morning meeting circle throughout the year (as a morning meeting question of the day), when you get new students, or whenever you need to fill an extra 5 minutes!
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The question cards are easily adapted to your classroom - they can be used as a whole group, small group, or partner speaking and listening activity, or as a writing center.
These ice breaker cards provide an excellent opportunity for students to practice speaking and listening to each other while also promoting a safe classroom environment.
Some of the cards are thought provoking and lead to deep discussion, while other cards are light hearted and help students laugh and find commonalities with each other.
This resource includes:
- ideas for how to use these question cards with your class
- 264 question questions to help you facilitate positive conversation in your classroom
- the same 264 questions on writing paper for you to use as no prep writing assignments all year long
- a speaking and listening grading rubric
- a writing assignment grading rubric
There are 24 ice breaker questions for each of the following times of year:
- Back to School
- End of Year
You might also like these no prep Beginning of the Year Activities.
Kalena Baker, Teaching Made Practical