PYP in Paradise!: Kagan & Silly Sports and Goofy Games
By intentionally taking time to build a positive community in your classroom, you can ease the challenges of classroom management, improve student attitude toward learning, and create an environment where students feel welcomed and supported. Check out Pr
I can't wait to try these practical tips for helping students build stronger relationships! Team building and class building activities make a world of difference!
Team building activity - Runde's Room: Introducing the Student-Led Classroom
Icebreakers that Rock
Too many icebreakers require students to take massive social risks with people they barely know. Or they don’t really help students get to know each other. Or they are just plain cheesy. Here are three that are actually goo
Nice way to recycle Find Someone Who so it isn't the same old first year icebreaker.
Back to School Team Building Get to Know You Activities | First Week of School
Young Teacher Love: Beginning of the Year Team Building Updates! Ice breaker for first days of school?
Building a classroom community is SO important! Student have to learn very early on that they will need to work together and depend on their classmates to be successful. But how do you instill them with that sense of community? Check out these great id
Favorite Back To School Activity: Friend Wanted Ads
My favorite Back To School Activity! It's the perfect whole class activity to help build community in your classroom at the beginning of the school year. Students share what they are looking for in a new friend, and how they can be a good friend to others
Prefixes and Suffixes Puzzles
Prefixes and suffixes puzzles - perfect for prefix and suffix word building
Tales of a Grade Classroom: Creating a Community : balloon tower
Prepare For Your Doctoral Viva
Team Talk Question Cards freebie on Laura Candler's Caring Classrooms page - great back to school activity Talking Activity
'YourKids' Teacher: Erasing Meanness This is a great four day anti-bullying program that could be run to show the effect bullying has on others and the impact children can have on eachother by being positive
Back to School Bash
Building a community around each and every one of your students creates a place where all everone feels welcomed and respected. Read how creating a community full of character and student dialogue can boost confidence in all.
50 Beginning of the Year Activities, Ideas & Freebies!
50 Beginning of the Year Activities, Ideas & Freebies! Two truths and a fib after a reading assignment?
Team -Building activity for beginning of year~ Can You Save Fred?