It’s time to prepare those Back to School Activities! If you are looking for some new and exciting First Day of School Activities for preschool, kindergarten, and Elementary age kids, look no further!

I asked my fellow bloggers for some fun ideas for the first day of school activities, and wow – they had some fantastic ones!

Amazing First Day of School Activities - it's time to prepare those Back to School Activities!  Here's some fun ideas that are perfect for the 1st Day of School!

You’ll find lots of first day of school free printables plus ideas for taking pictures, first day of school books, slime, craft ideas, and more!

Let’s dive in!

1) First Day of School Worksheet

First Day of School Worksheet by Simply Full of Delight

This first idea comes from my blog Simply Full of Delight. This First Day of School Worksheet is perfect for preschool, kindergarten, and lower elementary grades! The free printable allows kids to share a little about themselves like their favorite color, what they look like, how old they are and what they love to play.

It’s simple and perfect for those little ones who don’t write yet!

2) Free Back to School Printable Coloring Sheet

These back to school coloring sheets are by Freebie Finding Mom

This Back to School Coloring Sheet is by Freebie Finding Mom. Kids can color the bus with a school along with the bubble letters “Back to School.” What a great way to bring in the new school year!

3) Back to School Bingo

Back to School Bingo game by Made with Happy

This free printable Back to School Bingo game is by Made with Happy. Kids love games and Bingo is a classic they are sure to enjoy! This is great for both in-person learning and remote learning as well!

4) First Day of School Crayon Craft

First day of school crayon craft by Wonder in His World.

This adorable First Day of School Crayon Craft is by Wonder in His World. Your kids can create these adorable oversized crayons which open up to reveal favorite things, what he/she wants to be when they grow up, and more. What a cute idea for a bulletin board or a fun keepsake for parents!

5) First Day of School Pictures

First Day of School chalkboard and back to school photo op ideas

First Day of School Pictures are a classic Back to School activity! Here’s some awesome First Day of School Sign Ideas from my blog Simply Full of Delight. You are sure to find an adorable sign to make those First Day of School pictures perfect!

6) First Day of School Interview

first day of school interview by mimosas and motherhood.

This First Day of School Interview is by Mimosas and Motherhood. Grab this free printable and make a keepsake of your child’s answers each year! Parents will treasure looking back at their child’s responses at this age.

7) Back to School Slime with Glue and Crayons

Back to School slime by The Soccer Mom Blog

The Back to School Slime with Glue and Crayons is by The Soccer Mom Blog. With this simple recipe, you can create some awesome school supplies themed slime. The kids will love it and you’ll love how fast this slime comes together.

8) Back To School Children’s Books

Back to School Children's Books by Kelly's Classroom Online

Check out these Back to School Children’s Book suggestions by Kelly’s Classroom Online. There’s classics like If you Take a Mouse to School as well as Pete the Cat books! You’ll find the perfect read aloud for your classroom on the First Day of School or a great book to read to your child to prepare them for school!

9) All About Me Printable

free printable all about me worksheet pdf  by Healthy Happy Impactful

This All About Me Free Printable is by Healthy Happy Impactful. How cute it this! Students can fill in the fun little shapes with things to tell their classmates about themselves. I love the little dinner plate for their favorite food!

10) First Day Of School Interview Printable

First Day Of School Interview by Mom Hacks 101

This First Day Of School Interview Printable is by Mom Hacks 101. The free printable has spaces to record all of your child’s current favorites, aspirations, and even a space for their signature. What a fun way to mark this school year and keep a sweet memento of this time!

11) “About Me” Apple Craft

About Me apple craft by the soccer mom blog

The “About Me” Apple Craft is by The Soccer Mom Blog. This free printable helps your children create adorable pop-up apple cards with a little “all about me” section. This could be used as a card to introduce your child to their teacher, or it could be used in a classroom as a cute bulletin board idea to help students introduce themselves to their classmates!

12) Easy Apple Stained Glass Window Decoration Craft

easy apple stained glass window decoration craft by

This Easy Apple Stained Glass Window Decoration Craft is by Active Littles. Kids will love creating these cute apples for a simple first day of school craft! Nothing says school quite like an apple! These apple crafts will look adorable hanging on the windows of any room.

13) Back to School Banner

Back to school nanner by All about Baby Blog

This free printable Back to School Banner is by All about Baby Blog. Simply download the free full color banner, print and cut it out. This would make a fun project for older kids or a great classroom decoration!

14) Free Welcome Back to School Coloring Pages

Welcome Back to School Coloring Pages

This last idea comes from my blog Simply Full of Delight. You can grab 6 different versions of a Welcome Back to School Coloring page here. There’s a Welcome Back to School coloring page for each grade preschool through 3rd grade! Plus, you can grab a plain “Welcome Back to School” page as well!

Alright! That’s it! I hope you’ve found some amazing First Day of School Activities for preschool, kindergarten, and lower elementary age kids!

I hope you and your family have a great Back to School Season! If you are looking for some fun free lunch notes to print out for your child’s lunchbox, be sure to check out these funny lunch box notes. Also, you can find recommendations for the best water bottles for kids here!

Planning for the First Day of School? Be sure to Pin the picture below and save it to your “Back to School” Pinterest Board!

Awesome Back to School Activities - Find free All about Me printables, first day of school craft ideas, and more.  Plan your 1st day of school activities today!

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