VN:F [1.9.22_1171]
Rate This Recipe
Rating: 3.9/5 (11 votes cast)
Pin It

  This is the perfect icebreaker and getting to know you activity!

First, write 3 very simple sentence prompts on the board. For example something like this….

1. I like ………………………..

2. I don’t like ……………………

3. I can ………………… well.

(change these depending on the level of your students).

Next, hand out a piece of paper and ask students to write down the sentences and finish them off by writing about themselves.. The teacher also makes one.

Then, when finish, crumple up your paper and put it on your desk. Everyone does this. When the teacher says go – it is SNOWBALL FIGHT!  Let the students fight for 30 or so seconds.

Finally, pick up a snowball and unravel it. Students read each outloud and the class tries to guess who it is.

Lots of fun and just “throwing something” breaks down barriers and really helps create atmosphere for future classes.

Snowball Fight!, 3.9 out of 5 based on 11 ratings

This post was submitted by david.

4 Responses to Snowball Fight!

Avatar

http://youtube.com/watch?v=0DxiTgRRXnI

April 20th, 2014 at 4:13 pm

Greetings! I’ve been following your blog for
some time now and finally got the bravery to go ahead and give
you a shout out from Humble Texas! Just wanted
to tell you keep up the good job!

Avatar

Class 4 vs class 10 sd card dslr

June 8th, 2014 at 11:16 am

You actually make it seem so easy with your presentation but I find this matter to be actually something that I think I
would never understand. It seems too complicated and extremely broad for me.
I’m looking forward for your next post, I’ll try to get the
hang of it!

Avatar

Winfred

September 21st, 2014 at 6:41 am

Pretty great post. I simply stumbled upon your blog and wished to mention that I
have really enjoyed surfing around your weblog posts.
After all I will be subscribing in your feed and I am hoping you write once more
very soon!

Avatar

steroide tabletten

November 21st, 2014 at 12:12 pm

A motivating discussion is definitely worth comment.
I think that you need to publish more about
this subject, it may not be a taboo subject but usually folks don’t speak about these issues.
To the next! Best wishes!!

Comment Form

About Teaching Recipes

What's a teaching recipe? It's an idea teachers can use to make a lesson. Short or detailed. Add your own and help out your fellow teachers!



Photostream

Sign Up For A Free Teacher Trial!

Recent Submissions

Top Rated Recipes

We Support


  • conseil plomberie: Dust is the biggest concern when cleaning dollhouse furniture. Though, this kind of furniture sty [...]
  • Cheapkd7shoesshop.com: Among the names are Pericles, and Ariphron Etchings on the paten, a plate used during Christian reli [...]
  • steroide tabletten: A motivating discussion is definitely worth comment. I think that you need to publish more about [...]
  • proven natural: Good web site you've got here.. It's difficult to find high-quality writing like yours these days. [...]
  • JORDAN 4(IV) OREO GREEN: (conducted) under the barrels of tanks and machineguns" that violated a series of agreements known a [...]