These classroom icebreakers are teacher-approved activities and games that address classroom needs! We recommend the following icebreakers for students of all ages.
Breaking the Ice / Introduction Games
Useful for the beginning of a class period or toward the beginning of a semester when students don’t know each other well, Introduction and Breaking-the-Ice games can dramatically transform the dynamics of your classroom. Try the following activities:
Some games help students to start expressing their opinions, share personal stories, or to have a voice in the classroom. Try these activities.
Connecting Stories (Get-to-know-you, Teambuilding)
Extremes: Where Do You Stand? (Get-to-know-you)
Four Corners (Get-to-know-you)
Story Starters (Get-to-know-you)
What I Would Have Done (Get-to-know-you)
These games are all about spelling or using words.
Assignments / Outside-of-Class Activities
The following activities can be useful as a larger task outside of the class period.