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5 "Getting to Know You" Activities PERFECT for your ELL Students

If I'm going to be honest, I really hate icebreakers. I can still remember at the start of every year when we had to do two truths and a lie... my palms would begin sweating and I dreaded my turn. Keep in mind that I am a native English speaker, and still hated these activities, so how can we make sure to plan "getting to know you activities" with our ELL students in mind? Above all else, our most important job is to create a safe learning environment for our ELL students, and for them to know it is a place they can be themselves, learn, and grow. The problem is, we could be sending the opposite message by choosing "getting to know you" games that when you think about it, could cause many of


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