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Icebreaker Game Cards

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A set of 20 icebreaker games to help your students get to know each other.

Use these icebreaker games  at the beginning of the school year to help your students get to know each other better. Alternatively, choose a game card when your students need a break between lessons; or to unwind at the end of the week. Some of the games include:

  • The Spider’s Web
  • Two Truths and a Lie
  • Never Have I Ever
  • Ten Questions
  • Telephone Game.

Head to our blog for even more fun icebreakers for kids.


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  • Angela Beaumont

    Always helpful to have extra ice breaker activities to fall back on.

    Comment by Angela Beaumont on January 28, 2018 at 10:23 am


    • Stephanie (Teach Starter) Stephanie (Teach Starter)

      We’re glad this resource will be useful for you, Angela!

      Official comment by Stephanie (Teach Starter) on January 29, 2018 at 10:01 am


  • Liam Rashid

    Thanks for the resources it was great. Now i am up and running to teach a new class for this year! The class loves the resources I appreciate it. Thanks so much!

    Comment by Liam Rashid on January 30, 2018 at 3:24 pm


    • Stephanie (Teach Starter) Stephanie (Teach Starter)

      You’re most welcome, Liam!I’m so glad we have been able to help you get organised for the year ahead!

      Official comment by Stephanie (Teach Starter) on January 31, 2018 at 9:06 am


  • Liam Rashid

    Thanks for the resources for my class!

    Comment by Liam Rashid on January 30, 2018 at 3:24 pm


    • Stephanie (Teach Starter) Stephanie (Teach Starter)

      That’s what we’re here for, Liam! Enjoy!

      Official comment by Stephanie (Teach Starter) on January 31, 2018 at 9:10 am


  • Daniel Chikada

    The practical examples are obviously inspiring to critical thinking activities. I will like you to create more examples that will integrate other subjects. Particularly, the science subjects so as to make it easier for non professionals to adapt in classroom. In Nigeria, most of the public schools do not have the standard learning facilities, hence, I’m working on adaptability of modern techniques to fit into our cultural background, using available resources.

    Comment by Daniel Chikada on June 25, 2018 at 1:06 am


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      Official comment by Stephanie (Teach Starter) on July 7, 2018 at 4:48 pm


  • Andrea Ryan

    Thanks I can definitely use these Ice Breakers for my Japanese students who need to practice their English… I have done the snow ball fight excellent to get them moving as well!

    Comment by Andrea Ryan on August 13, 2018 at 11:34 pm


    • Stephanie (Teach Starter) Stephanie (Teach Starter)

      I’m so glad your students enjoyed these activities, Andrea. Thank you for your positive feedback.

      Official comment by Stephanie (Teach Starter) on August 17, 2018 at 9:07 am


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  • Changed the name of a game to reflect cultural sensitivity.

    Change by Kristian 25th Jan, 2019

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