Back To School Icebreaker Questions

With the start of a new school year, it’s important to create an open, welcoming learning environment. Icebreaker questions are a fun and easy way to start the school year by getting to know your students and allowing them to connect with their new classmates. Here are 20 back to school icebreakers:

1. If you could have one superpower, what would it be?
2. What does your ideal weekend look like?
3. What was your favorite part of summer vacation?
4. What do you do to relax after a stressful day?
5. If you could go anywhere in the world, where would you go?
6. What subject are you most excited to learn about this year?
7. What did you do over the summer that you have never done before?
8. If you could have any pet, what kind would you have?
9. What do you do when you’re feeling down?
10. What’s the best piece of advice you have ever been given?
11. What is one thing you would like to learn how to do this year?
12. If you could invite 3 famous people to dinner, who would you pick?
13. What animal do you relate to most and why?
14. What is your favorite activity to do on a rainy day?
15. Who is the most inspiring person in your life?
16. What’s you favorite book and why?
17. What is the best concert you have ever been to?
18. What was the last trip you took and what do you remember most about it?
19. What do you think are the collective goals of our classroom this year?
20. What is the best meal you’ve ever had and why?