Instead of assigning partners, have students draw an animal card and then find their match. That's definitely more fun! Partner Pairings, Schools Ideas, Random Pairings, Random Partner, Pairings Kids, Teachers Tales, Classroom Ideas, Pairings Student, Creekside Teachers
Here's a terrific set of partner picking cards. You'll find 15 pairs of matching items. Shuffle the cards, pass them out, and give your students a minute to find their match!