Use this Flipgrid activity to help students ask fun questions, learn about others, and make new friends.
This activity supports the development of the following social-emotional skills: relationship skills, self-awareness, and social awareness.
Engage students in a discussion about making new friends. What are some ways that we can learn more about others? Prompt students to come up with a question to ask their classmates, such as:
Post the Flipgrid activity below to your classroom Grid, and ask students to record videos asking their questions. Then, students should respond to 2–3 questions asked by others. Encourage them to respond to classmates who they don’t know very well, and practice skills like curiosity and open-mindedness to learn more about each other.
Guide students through a post-activity reflection by asking the following questions: