un custom questions for teachers. Faculty "Would You Rather" Game for faculty meeting fun and stress relief. Plus Funny (or serious) Teacher Awards for Staff Meetings. Some examples from the Would You Rather game: Eat the school lunch every day for ever
Make this more high school friendly. Cool Country Report: Fill-in Poster. Introduce a different culture and help strengthen your child's writing skills, all at the same time! This is another example of the AMAZING free resources at the Scholastic site.
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
Have student wrinkle up the paper heart (not tearing it) and then try to flatten it out. Discuss how words or actions can harm a heart and take time to heal. Good first week of school activity or for an anti-bullying activity.
School Around the World: The First Day's Traditions and Customs
A really fun idea for a World History first-day of school exercise!
Gauging How Long a Lesson Will Take
Have you ever struggled with predicting how long a lesson takes? Have you sometimes ran out of time during a lesson and not finished everything you needed to do, or ended up having too much time left over? This post covers how to estimate the time you need for each lesson.