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Music Distance Learning Back to School Ice Breakers

Grade Levels
5th - 9th
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Excellent first lesson activities to help students get to know each other and teachers to gain an overview of the student's musical background and knowledge as well as their literacy level.

A Google™ slides version of this resource is available HERE

♫ This PDF file containing SIXTEEN Ice Breaker activities for young musicians!

There are:

♫ EIGHT 'Music and Me' activities and

♫ EIGHT 'Find Someone Who'.... activities

♫ Uses both North American and British terminology!

♫ Designed to suit a range of Grade levels 5 - 9

♫ A wonderful way to get students interacting with each other AND gives you the teacher an idea of their prior knowledge.

♫ Once the activity is completed, have each student introduce another student to the class!

PLEASE NOTE: There is a duplicate copy of some sheets to cater for both North American, British terminology and UK English.


A Google™ slides version of this resource is available HERE


Testimonials from Teachers who have used this resource:

• “Bought these at the beginning of the school year & they were a big hit! Great ice breakers!!” (Thank you, Carolyn)

• “I used these at the beginning of the year, but am excited to revisit some of them at the end of the year to see if we learned something - especially the "Find Someone Who...." worksheets!” (Thank you, Laura)

• “These work well in my 6th grade General Music class, where I have students coming in from a different school! Thank you!” (Thank you Kerryn)


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Total Pages
20 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
1 hour
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