With so many new faces, making meaningful connections with your students can be challenging at the start of the school year. Breaking the ice takes time, but with these All About Me poster sets you’ll get to know your students faster—and better—while kicking off the first day of school with a fun activity that boosts students' self-confidence at the same time.
For students in grades 3-6, this Extra, Extra, Read All About Me! poster set is the perfect way to welcome your kids back to school. With this activity, your students will personalize their own newspaper where they share their favorite things, craft articles about their heroes, draw a self-portrait, and more. This icebreaker will help you connect with each one of your students and encourage them to get to know themselves, too.
For younger learners in grades K-2, this Read All About Me poster will help you get to know your students by encouraging them to share details about themselves in words and pictures. You’ll learn about their favorite animals, foods, colors, books, and more, which will be a big help when you’re creating lesson plans tailored to their interests.
These posters are not only a great way to help you get acquainted with all the new faces in your classroom, but they also build self-esteem among your students and help them settle back into the classroom on the first day of school. For more first-day-of-school activities, check out these fun, ready-to-go icebreakers.
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