Looking for an interactive back to school activity? Start by reading the book The Kissing Hand, and having your class discuss their feelings about the first day of school. They trace their hand onto paper, cut out the paper hand, paint a heart onto the hand, and write about their feelings.
First Day of Elementary School ActivitiesThe first day of school can be daunting, especially for younger scholars. Instead, make the first day of school a happy one with these ice breakers, games, team building activities, and more designed to brighten your elementary learners' day!Pre-K - 2nd Classroom Support
First Day of School Grades Pre-K-5It's hard to believe that summer is coming to an end! Start the new school year off right with a collection equipped with informative articles, a planning template, welcome and get-to-know-you activities, reading comprehension lessons, writing prompts, a rules contract, and a variety of icebreakers. Articles detail how to have a successful first day, how to calm pupils' back-to-school jitters, and the importance of brain breaks—especially while learners adjust to their new daily routines. Activities and lessons encourage reflection, creativity, and spark enthusiasm for a rewarding school year.Pre-K - 5th Classroom Support