Spread love and kindness across your whole school community. Challenge your students (and staff) to commit to at least one Random Act of Kindness. Use this activity and powerpoint bundle to inspire, challenge and show them how they can make a difference i
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 good. Great if you teach in a speci
Getting to Know You Jar- A Back to School Community Building Activity
Curious about project based learning in a primary classroom? My students raised money to make a difference in our school community. Here's my project based leaning experience in a grade classroom. How to's, mistakes, and my story.
Community Building Activities for the First Week of School
Engaging, fn activities to build classroom community the first week of school! These back to school community building activities (STEM, books, ice breakers, games) will help students learn and practice social skills and develop friendships.
Building a Classroom Community with a Student Photo Wall - Lessons With Laughter Ideas for modifying this for first grade in the comments. Could fit into 7 Habits, Responsive Classroom, rule making process, hopes and dreams, etc.