WHAT'S IN YOUR BAG?
In advance of a staff meeting, ask staff members to put into a bag 20 items found in their desks, wallets, briefcases, and purses. They should bring their bags to the meeting. Using the items brought, have a contest to see who has the
[content block] SPLITTING THE TAKE
Start your staff meetings with a 50/50 drawing in which people can purchase a raffle ticket for $1. A duplicate-numbered ticket is put into a container. A ticket is drawn from the container and the matching ticket holder gets half of the money collected. The other half can go for a mutually agreed upon activity, for example, purchasing items for the break room, a donation to a charity, or student scholarships.
For more staff meeting fun, be sure to see Education World's archive of 36 Instant Meeting activities.
Everyone must take time to sit and watch the leaves turn.
~ Elizabeth Lawrence
GRIN AND SHARE IT
"What is the chemical formula for water?" the second-grade teacher asked her class.
Tommy immediately raised his hand.
"Yes, Tommy," the teacher said. "Do you know the answer?
"Yes, Mrs. Green, it's H-I-J-K-L-M-N-O!"
"What are you talking about?" asked Mrs. Green.
"Yesterday you said it's H to O!" exclaimed Tommy.
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