First Two Weeks - Preparation for the School Year

3. Online Meeting With Host Teacher - Icebreaker and Google Form

Please fill out this form during and after your online meeting with your host teacher. 

Link: First Online Host Teacher Meeting Form

Goal: Get acquainted with and present yourself to your host teacher. Here are some guidelines about how to have a conversation with the teacher, what to ask, what to say… 

During your meeting, choose one of the icebreakers below to facilitate meeting your host teacher for the first time: 

Sentence Starter Icebreaker - Take turns asking and answering each other 5 of these questions. 

    • I spent my summer… 

    • My dream vacation is… and I would bring...

    • The way I would describe my family is... 

    • The things I value most are...

    • My favorite pastimes are... 

    • Where I hope to be five years from now... 

    • The thing I remember most about my years in school is... 

    • The thing I would most like to accomplish this year... 

    • The thing that concerns me most about this year is... 

    • I am a cat person, dog person, bird person, or gerbil person... My favorite pet is… because…

Or 

Hopes and Fears Icebreaker - Each person shares and discusses: 

What is your greatest hope for the upcoming school year?

What is your greatest fear for the upcoming school year?  

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Good luck and let us know how it goes!