Great Day 1 activity. . Just adjust some of the questions to fit your demographic. Maybe add some music questions like someone who knows the words to the Spongebob theme?
Teaching With a Mountain View: First Day of School Activities for Big Kids
Area and Perimeter People, this is a 3rd grade classroom but a great idea. She has more pictures as well.
Great idea for teaching pronouns...awesome blog from a 3rd grade teacher! (Teaching in flip flops)
Because of Winn Dixie "Ghost Tree" - Students write something that they regret and want to take back & on the other side of the bottle they write something they are very proud of and want to remember. Level 4 DOK
2nd grade mission statement for Leader in Me