Student information sheets are great tools to get to know your students and their history/family life. I will definitely be sending a worksheet similar to this home with my future students, because the more you know about them, the better you can help them to succeed.
2nd ~ I am sending these Getting To Know You papers home on the first day to find out a little more about my kiddos!!! I am interested in seeing what some of the answers might be. (copy front to back to save the trees)