Start off the new school year with these community building activities.

Good for self esteem

All About Me Poster FREEBIE

going to remake this for other uses with my students

All About Me Puzzle Poster

FREE~ What's On Your Mind Craftivity is a great getting-to-know-you activity.

Back to school letter, puzzle, and other fun activities!

First day of school activity! Great way to get to know what the students have been up to all summer!

All about me-beginning of year

Hello english teacher. Your getting this when I graduate

Free Printable Board Game Templates... Good place for Brownies to start while working on their Making Games badge

MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. MATH AND LITERACY (PRINT & GO COMMON CORE ALIGNED) - TeachersPayTeachers.com

Think sheet. Have the student fill this out when they have broken a classroom rule or hurt the feelings of another student, have the student reflect on their behavior and then fix the situation. I like this because it lets them think of alternatives rather than just apologizing and moving on. It also is a communication to the parents about behavior!!

MLK peaceful or not peaceful activity

This back to school resource unit can be utilized over the first few weeks of Grade One. (It would also be suitable as an end of year thematic unit for Kindergarten.)

First Week Of School Activities... I like the idea of classmates interviewing each other. I don't think I would do this on the FIRST day... but maybe later in the week.

first day of school

Use for groups!

School Memories Activity- Teachers pay Teachers

This double sided chalkboard photo prop can be used year after year! One side is for the first day of school and the other side is for the last day. Record your

First day of school activity students have to find their groups by match their puzzle pieces.