Would you rather . (Ice breaker) Put numbers beside the questions, go around the room, and have the kids pick a number. Whichever number they pick is the question they get to answer. Maybe even have them make up their own questions.
I LOVE this! First Day of School activity - Students' Job & Teacher's Job--I do this similar activity each year except I do 4 squares. Teacher job is/teacher job is not, student job is/student job is not
(Team Building) STEM Activity: Marshmallow Building Challenge - Give each group of kids 20 pieces of spaghetti, 1 yard of tape, 1 yard of string, and 1 giant marshmallow. Whoever builds the tallest structure wins!
10 Things The Teacher Taught (this would be cute for a class teacher gift. have kids write their 10 things plus draw a picture of their teacher teaching). Also great for scrapbooking your child's school year