Have students team up by drawing sticks or whichever random choice method you prefer.
Part 1 (Participation/team grade) Take turns asking questions and getting to know each other.
Fill out papers by 30 min
Present to the class your new friend's name and 1 cool thing about them.
Part 2 (Individual Grade): Have them draw a picture of themselves.
And on an index card write their adjective and name
(Smart Susan, Cool Chris)
Write one sentence about their goal for this school year.
Staple index card to the bottom of portraits and make a back to school bulletin board!