Common Core State Standards

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.SL.3.1.B

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).

13 teaching resources for those 'aha' moments
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    Picture Puzzles

    A set of 10 picture puzzles to use as a team building activity.

    Teach Starter Publishing 11 pages Grades: K - 6
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    Group Work Role Cards

    Review and reinforce eight possible roles for group work with this set of 2-in-1 reusable posters and desk cards.

    Teach Starter Publishing 10 pages Grades: 2 - 6
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    Reaction Charades

    A fun game for students to explore positive and negative ways of reacting to situations.

    Teach Starter Publishing 4 pages Grades: 3 - 6
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    Behavior Charades

    A fun game to play at the beginning of the year to explore appropriate and inappropriate behaviors.

    Teach Starter Publishing 4 pages Grades: 3 - 6
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    Student-Led Discussion Strategies Poster Pack

    A set of 8 posters detailing student-led discussion strategies for your classroom.

    Teach Starter Publishing 8 pages Grades: 1 - 7
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    Find Four Icebreaker Activity

    A fun icebreaker activity to use at the beginning of a new school year.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Grades: 2 - 5
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    D-ice Breakers Game

    An icebreaker game to play at the beginning of the year or when working on team building.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Grades: 2 - 4
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    Favored Firsts Getting to Know You Activity

    A getting to know you activity to use at the beginning of the year or when working on team building.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Grades: 1 - 3
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    Who Am I? Icebreaker Game

    A fun icebreaker game to play at the beginning of the year.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Grades: K - 3
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    I Can Listen Poster

    A poster to scaffold appropriate behavior for students when listening in class.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Grades: PK - 3
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    Getting to Know You Activity - Make a Mask

    A mask-making activity to use as an ice breaker when learning about team work.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Grades: K - 3
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    Groups teamwork acrostic poster

    A groups acrostic poster outlining the expectations of group teamwork.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Grades: K - 7
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    Thinking Hats for Effective Group Work

    Thinking Hats based on Dr. Edward de Bono's teachings.

    Teach Starter Publishing 6 pages Grades: K - 7