Ice Breaker Activity Materials needed: DIY poster board to serve as a key and individual fun size M&M bags.
Skittle Game idea
I was in church when I first heard this and immediately wanted it in my future classroom.
First Day of School Activities for Big Kids
Teaching With a Mountain View: First Day of School Activities for Big Kids
This is an easy and fun student gift idea that makes students feel welcomed into your classroom at the start of the school year.
"Two Truths and a Lie" icebreaker - Everyone in a circle says 2 truths and 1 lie about themselves, and everyone else tries to guess the lie. Click the pin for info; image from http://letterboxcity.com/2011/01/two-truths-and-a-lie/
20 Questions Jar is such an easy and good icebreaker