- Grades: PreK–K, 1–2, 3–5, 6–8
Here are fun back-to-school ideas and getting-to-know-you activities to help your students get ready for a successful school year. Another great back-to-school idea is to have your students write reviews of their summer reading on Share What You're Reading.
Primary- and intermediate-level teachers offer suggestions for first-day-of-school lesson planning.
Try some of these getting-to-know-you activities, from new school year resolutions to welcome bags and more.
Make your incoming students feel at home through icebreakers and get-to-know-you activities.
New teachers will love saving time with these ready-to-print resources. These free classroom management reproducibles, student worksheets, and activities will help you get organized for the school year.
With this beginning-of-the-year icebreaker activity, new teachers help students get to know each other through alliterative descriptors.
This writing prompt idea gets students to talk about themselves, their families, and their summer vacations through narrative writing.
Kick start the new school year with this lesson plan designed to help you get to know your students while they get to know each other.
Tie in a fun and memorable bear theme when introducing your students to the classroom rules using the 3 lessons from this unit plan.