Back to School Worksheets | First Week of School Activities



Back to school has never been this easy with engaging back to school worksheets and first days of school activities! These red carpet-themed pages will keep your students busy and engaged during those first crazy weeks of the school year.

Resource includes getting to know you activities, working as a group activities, and academic pages to see what your students already know. Pages are geared toward the 3rd-5th grade classroom. Little to no-prep pages make these back to school pages teacher friendly for those super busy first days.



Get to know me pages:

  • “All about Me” poster page
  • “A Super Star Classmate” is/ does/ says/ never brainstorming chart
  • “Got M&M’s?” getting to know you activity
  • “Super Star Glyph”-glyph key, design page, glyph gathering data graphs, interpreting glyph data

Get to know each other/ group activities:

  • “Awesome Tiny Tower Challenge” group work activity
  • “My Match” get to know each other activity
  • “People BINGO” get to know each other activity

Goal Setting:

  • “My plans to shine this year” goal setting graphic organizer and writing page

Teaching Classroom Procedures:

  • Student/Teacher role brainstorming chart

Math pages:

  • Addition and Subtraction color by number (3-digit by 3-digit)
  • Addition seek and find (2-digit by 2-digit)
  • Multiplication facts seek and find
  • Multiplication puzzle (2-digit by 1-digit)
  • Multiplication problem and answer match practice page
  • “My life in Numbers” activity page
  • “Math about Me” get to know me page

Fun pages:

  • Finish the picture art page
  • school word search

ELA pages:

  • school alphabetizing cut and paste
  • parts of speech cut and paste
  • Better sentence writing task cards and recording page
  • Building words activity page (2nd, 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade pages)
  • “My First Day of School” writing page (2nd, 3rd, 4th, and 5th grades included)
  • Alphabet classroom search activity page
  • “roll and write a story” fiction writing activity and writing page


What teachers like you are saying…

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Teach it Out said, “Loved all these worksheets! They were so fun to do with my students the first week of school. They were all engaged and had fun while filling them out.”

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Julie S. said, “Perfect addition to my Hollywood theme!”

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Primary Prep said, “Incredible, my entire first week of school is planned and ready to go.”


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