This website has a lot of ideas for ice breakers that could be used during the beginning of the school year or even as transition activities between lessons. They encourage students to work together and talk with one another, which will strengthen social skills and encourage friendships.
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Business Training Works. com: ice breakers, training games, games for trainers (I learned some of these from a conference I attended.)
Create this on my own. Pass out M on the first day during table work time. Depending on which color they have they must answer a question. You can do this activity through out the year changing up the questions!
Kids love to tell all about themselves! Here is a great Back to School Ice Breaker to begin the year with. Print the posters as they are at their c...