Activities to Start the Year
An experienced classroom teacher offers two 10-minute activities she has found useful in building community in her classroom, particularly at the start of the school year.
This 38-page PDF booklet includes great activities to get your class (grades preK-12) off to a good start in the new school year.
This fun activity is a good one to use at the beginning of a course. It's a quick way for students to connect with one another and overcome shyness.