Kristen Santey I really like this idea of an all about me for students. This allows the teacher to see students interests and it helps teachers to connect with their students. This can be used at any grade level.
Ice breakers are fun activities to get students more acquainted with one another. They create a fun environment to help build relationships with new people. College students often have an icebreaker activity on the first day of class.
Word Identification Prefix Pockets is an activity that familiarizes students with words that use prefixes. Students will look at the prefix written on the pocket and place the word strips that use that prefix in the corresponding pocket.