Get to know you idea. Simply give the kids a brown paper bag on the first day of school, have them bring it back the next day with four things in it that they can use to tell the class about themselves.
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Teaching With a Mountain View: First Day of School Activities for Big Kids
A free printable for the first day of class!
Perfect for back to school: Three fantastic icebreakers that get kids talking and start building relationships from the first day of school.
This poster is a great way for you to get to know your students at the beginning of the school year. It makes a great first day of school display!
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First Week of School
Back to school activities and ideas for the first and second grade classrooms!
A Sunny Day in First Grade: Spring Writing!
First we have our "Today is...", "Yesterday was...", "Tomorrow will be..." section. This reinforces the days of the week, their order, etc.
8 Effective Ways To Get To Know Your Students. Great for back-to-school activities.
Back to School activity. Find a friend . . .
Here's a fun get-to-know-you activity for the first day.
This is something that I did last year at the beginning of the school year. The kids loved it and it's a fun way to get to know each ot...
A free printable "Facebook" page to use on the first day of school to get to know your students. IMAGE ONLY!!