Cute idea to use with Kevin Henke's Chrysanthemum. I typically read Chrysanthemum the first week, talk about bullying/unkind words.
This ‘All About Me T shirt’ art and writing activity is an easy back to school art activity for the classroom. A great lesson plan for 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th grade teachers to use as a fun first week back getting to know you resource, encouraging team building and learning. The finished coloring pages make great displays for bulletin boards and open house. Click the ‘visit’ button to view this detailed teacher resource in full
Ice breakers are fun activities to get students more acquainted with one another. They create a fun environment to help build relationships with new people. College students often have an icebreaker activity on the first day of class.
The most fun you've ever had introducing Literature Circles! A great way to introduce students to multiple books in a single setting and then they have input into which book they are to read for class.