Great "get to know you" game. Everyone scoops a handful of M & M's & share a thought that correlates with the color of the M & M. - something similar for first day? Small Group Icebreakers, Time Pick, Small Dixie, Yw Activities, Dixie Cups, Classroom Icebreakers, Cups Full, Ice Breakers, M M
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DIY Persian Cotton Candy Wedding or Party Favours Persian Cotton Candy (or Fairy Floss) also known as "Pashmak" would make an exotic gourmet favour for guests at your wedding or party. Available in various soft hues and flavours including Rose, Pistachio, and Vanilla, Pashmak resembles soft wisps of hair and looks really fab inside these transluscent paper envelopes.
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!
Who wouldn't love an "Ice Breaker" that involves chocolate?! In relation to the foreign language classroom, (in a lower level class) colors could be written in the target language. When going around the room, have each student say their color (of the M & M) in Spanish, etc. For an upper level activity, simply have all info. + have students respond in the target language.
Word Chants with a twist….or an Aaarrrgh! Each card gives a unique way in which the chant should be done. Such as… Sing each word like an opera singer. Read each word like a robot with a computerized voice. Read each word as you pose like a statue.