We do this every year in my 8th grade class. The kids enjoy introducing themselves this way since most are so fluent with Facebook/social media.
Have students take a selfie that fits a given theme and then write about it. . . or have students create a "selfie" for a character and write about it.
Let your students take a free online skills and career test that will engage them in the Ceremony of the Twelve and Lois Lowry's classic novel THE GIVER.
7 Assignment Ideas for Movie Day in the English Classroom
How Shakespeare's characters die -- fun graphic for high schoolers.
Great example of why students should vary sentences.
Go way beyond the typical book report with these 20 great ways to get kids to interact with text...good for any grade!
Collective Nouns Animal Group Names #animals #languagearts