On the first day of school I play a getting to know you game with the students on our smart board. I have created a page for each person in the school with which the students will work. Each page has 3 or 4 clues about the person and a picture hidden underneath a rectangle. After the students guess, we reveal the person's picture and name. Last year I had the students play the game against me. If they got the answer correct they got a point, but if they got it wrong, I got a point. If they had more points than me, they got 5 more minutes of recess for the day. The students really like the game and it helps them learn new faculty members and new children meet our school's faculty.
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