This one would be great for a group of school age children. Have them sit in a circle and one begins by tossing the ball to another kid. Whoever catches it answers the question closest to their right thumb. It's a great ice-breaker.
For everyone who hasn’t gotten their Hogwarts letter yet. Alice Mongkongllite / BuzzFeed Learn about chemical reactions with a lemon volcano. Not only is this experiment cool, it also smells good! Get the tutorial at Babble Dabble Do. babbledabbledo.
What a great back to school or all about me activity that illustrates how EVERY student fits together to make the perfect class. All the directions as well as some more great" getting to know each other" activities in this post. Read more and see all the directions for this great display at: http://mrsgoffskinders.blogspot.com/2013/09/thanks-to-my-blogging-buddies-for-these.html