This is a fun first day of school activity. I hand this out to students and have them draw what science is to them. I often help them get started by saying when I say the word science, what comes to mind. This is what you draw.
I have students stand up and share their drawings. Then I introduce students to the curriculum we are going to cover over the course of the year.
Once students finish, I place them on a bulletin board titled "Science Is..."