These fun back to school games are the perfect way to celebrate the beginning of the school year with your kids at home or your kids in the classroom! Tons of fun ideas from scavenger hunts to printable games you can just print and go!
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Back to School Games for at Home
These games are perfect for playing with your kids at home to celebrate the beginning of the school year or at a back to school party! Some of them might also work for the classroom but mostly, they’re fun ideas for celebrating back to school with kids at home!
Alphabet Relay – if you have a little one getting ready for Kindergarten, this is a fun game to play to work on letter identification and burns off a little energy at the same time! See how to play here.
Back to School Games for School
And these games are mostly designed for playing with a classroom full of kids at school to help get them adjusted to school, making new friends, etc. Some of these would also work for playing at home, just maybe switch things up a tiny bit!
Getting to Know You Cootie Catchers – This paper quizzer (cootie catcher) is a fun activity for students to get to know each other at the beginning or any time of the year. Print in color or black and white here.