Follow agreed-upon rules for discussions (e.g., gaining the floor in respectful ways, listening to others with care, speaking one at a time about the topics and texts under discussion).
Review and reinforce eight possible roles for group work with this set of 2-in-1 reusable posters and desk cards.
A groups acrostic poster outlining the expectations of group teamwork.
A set of 10 picture puzzles to use as a team-building activity.
Help your students learn more about their new classmates with this fun speaking and listening activity!
Start the school year movin' and sharin' with this fun icebreaker activity.
Describe student-led discussion strategies with this set of 8 posters.
A fun icebreaker activity to use at the beginning of a new school year.
An icebreaker game to play at the beginning of the year or when working on team building.
A getting to know you activity to use at the beginning of the year or when working on team building.
Make day 1 a success with this fun icebreaker game.
A poster to scaffold appropriate behavior for students when listening in class.
Practice teamwork in the first week of school with this mask-making activity.
Thinking Hats based on Dr. Edward de Bono's teachings.