Use this All About Me sheet as a beginning of year activity. Students can work on this as they are walking into the classroom on the first day of school, while you are busy talking to parents and getting others settled. This sheet can also be used as a guide when students share some facts about themselves to the rest of the class.
The above invitation to learn, includes circular bases which act as a canvas for creating self-portraits out of loose-parts. Wooden bowls ;buttons, gems, yarn and beads, and mirrors ( look closely at the various features of their faces.} A word wall specific to "self-portraits" and clipboards also help students to add detail to their work and draw and write about what they create/ book relating to provocation is added shared during read-aloud