Community Building

Activities/Processes:

Kiva – process to build community, have open and transparent conversation, hear all voices and share perspectives

World Cafe

Finding Common Ground Pipe Cleaner Activity

Icebreakers that Rock from Cult of Pedagogy

Icebreakers That Rock

Using Circle Practice in the Classroom **

Articles:

Building Community With Attendance Questions from Edutopia

A Classroom Where Everyone Feels Welcome

Conversation Questions (great resource full of questions/prompts)

Houses

Weekly Circles: Building Community to Foster Academic Achievement

Daily Assemblies: Deepening Relationships Through Ritual and Recognition

All That We Share