*Kagan Structures* Great concept that could be used as an ice breaker at the beginning of the year or with different questions to survey students' prior knowledge at the beginning of a new unit. Could be easily translated into French, Spanish, etc.
BAck to school activities: Icebreakers: Back to School Board Games: FREEBIE is a collection of 3 printable Back to School Board Games by Games 4 Learning. Perfect as 'getting to know you' games for the few first days of school!
Would You Rather Questions for the End of the Year - "icebreaker" type game where kids move to one side of the room or the other depending on their responses. Could be fun persuasive writing prompts for end of year.
Assertive speakers takes into consideration both parties value systems. Aggressive communication involves bold and dominant verbal and nonverbal behavior. No assertive communication is when the speaker devalue themselves.
Who's In YOUR Circles? A Fresh Get to Know You Activity