Ks2 transition day activities

Make the transition to KS2 exciting with these fun and engaging activities. Discover top ideas to help students settle in, build relationships, and get ready for the next phase of their education.
All Hands In display in a 5th grade classroom.  Kids told all about themselves using their hand shape and we hung it around the room. Elementary Art, Pre K, Big Kids, Classroom Activities, First Day Activities, School Activities, School Projects, First Week Activities, School Crafts

This week was our first week back and, boy am I tired! My class is great though...very inquisitive and eager to learn. They take their work seriously and are actively working most of the day. Who could ask for more?? We did quite a few things this week, but I want to share with you one "get to know you" project we did that really came out great. I seriously can't stop staring at it! I saw this pin on Pinterest. I love how it looks and thought it would make a great welcome sign. Now, on the…

Kim Mixson
Setting the scene activity. Huge jigsaw, will stay up all year :) | School activities, First day of school activities, Beginning of school English, Teaching, Elementary Art, Pre K, Class Projects, Primary School Activities, Class Displays, Classroom Activities, Beginning Of School

Engage your students with this fun and interactive setting the scene activity. This huge jigsaw puzzle will stay up all year, creating a welcoming and inclusive classroom environment. Perfect for the first day of school or anytime you want to reinforce the importance of teamwork and cooperation.

Edia Gray
Transition day activity thinking about goals for the year KS2 - getting used to using borders again =\

Transition day activity thinking about goals for the year KS2 - getting used to using borders again =\

Lauren Conlon
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Linking up for the last time with Ashley from Just Reed for her Ten Pin Linky. :( This makes me sad, I really loved this summer linky. This week's theme is Back to School Ideas & here are some of my favorite ideas. 1.) Check out this Classroom Job pack from Andrea Knight's Tpt store. I just love the idea of having applications & interview questions for classroom jobs & you can adapt her pack to younger students as well. Source: Andrea Knight 2.) What an ingenious idea. Having a color cup…