Back to School Music Ice Breakers

Back to School Music Ice Breakers

Can be used for 5th – 9th students.

Includes: PDF, 20 pages

Excellent first lesson activities to help students get to know each other and teachers to understand the student’s musical background and knowledge, and literacy level.

A Google™ slides version of this resource is available HERE.

♫ This PDF file containing SIXTEEN Ice Breaker activities for young musicians!

There are:

♫ EIGHT ‘Music and Me’ activities and

♫ EIGHT ‘Find Someone Who’…. activities

♫ It uses both North American and British terminology!

♫ Designed to suit a range of Grade levels 5 – 9

♫ It is a wonderful way to get students interacting with each other AND gives you the teacher an idea of their prior knowledge.

♫After the activity is complete, each student should introduce another student to class.

PLEASE NOTE: There is a duplicate copy of some sheets to cater to North American, British terminology and UK English.


A Google™ slides version of this resource is available HERE.


Testimonials from Teachers who have used this resource:

• “Bought these at the beginning of the school year & they were a big hit! These are great icebreakers!!” (Thank you, Carolyn)

• “I used these at the beginning of the year, but am excited to revisit some of them at the end of the year to see if we learned something – especially the “Find Someone Who….” worksheets!” (Thank you, Laura)

• “These work well in my 6th grade General Music class, where I have students coming in from a different school! Thank you!” (Thank you, Kerryn)


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