do on small plates for dot day Collaborative HAND ART project. Could be done with a classroom of students. Or make it a family project and have children collect one hand print design from each family member, then put them together for a family tree.
Everyone gets a square with a quarter circle, this is the end result- could be a good ice breaker beginning of year activity. Each student decorates the square and includes their name. Nice way to decorate the bulletin boards in the beginning of the year!
FREE activities for helping students learn their names and their peer's names- this would be great to put in blocks center, dramatic play, or writing. level 1 could be boys and girls, 2 could be hair color.