If you’re a teacher who uses morning meeting as a daily class routine, you will appreciate morning meeting sharing ideas that engage students, helping to break the ice at the start of the school day.
The following morning meeting sharing ideas include fun questions and sharing topics that encourage students to express their thoughts.
These questions also help students to settle in at the beginning of the day, making them feel more relaxed and ready to soak in all the learning that will take place.
These meaningful morning meeting sharing ideas work for all ages. They will keep topics fresh and exciting for students.
So why not incorporate some of these morning meeting sharing ideas into your morning meeting routine this week?
Morning Meeting Sharing Ideas
The following morning meeting sharing ideas fit into the components of the Responsive Classroom framework.
1. Do you prefer fast or slow songs?
2. What makes a bad leader?
3. Which emoji represents how you’re feeling today?
4. Who or what is someone/something that you appreciate?
5. At what age will you no longer be considered a child?
6. How do you show respect to nature?
7. What genre of books are your favorite?
8. When is the last time you ate something disgusting? What was it?
9. What is your favorite nonfiction book?
10. Is Saturday or Friday the better day of the week?
11. What is something in the world that puzzles you?
12. Do you have attached or hanging earlobes?
13. Can you say a word in another language? If so, share it.
14. How can you show respect to animals?
15. What do you think your pet dreams about all day?
16. Do you prefer to jump in rain puddles or make snow angels?
17. Which season is your favorite?
18. What’s your favorite dessert?
19. Do you play any instruments? If so, which?
20. How do you relax when stressed?
21. What are your plans for the weekend?
22. When do you feel most proud?
23. Do you keep a clean or messy desk?
24. What makes you stand apart from others?
25. Would you rather be a cell phone or tablet? Why?
26. What did you eat for dinner last night?
27. If you didn’t have to be at school right now, where would you be?
28. What color do you feel like today and why?
29. How does your teacher make you feel better?
30. What do you like to do when you have free time?
31. Which digit in the number system do you feel is most important?
32. What do you wish your parents understood about you?
33. If you could travel anywhere in the world, where would you go and why?
34. What animal do you feel would make a great teacher?
35. Which hobby is your favorite?
36. What’s the hardest thing about being in your current grade level?
37. Are you right or left-handed?
38. When is a time you showed courage?
39. What’s your favorite cartoon?
40. Would you rather sing or dance in front of your classmates?
41. Which sport do you enjoy watching most?
42. How can you make someone feel better about him or herself?
43. What is your favorite food?
44. Would you rather sleep in a hammock or a tent?
45. What is something you need to accomplish today?
46. Which animal has the coolest personality?
47. Why is it important for parents to give children chores?
48. What’s your favorite thing to do on a Sunday?
49. Which hot dog topping is your least favorite?
50. What’s your strongest character trait?
51. Do you have any big dreams? If so, name one.
52. What one question would you ask someone who lived 100 years ago?
53. Would you rather have lots of money or lots of toys?
54. Do you prefer to write in pen or pencil?
55. What’s the most difficult part about online learning?
56. Would you rather take a math or spelling test?
57. What’s the best quality of your best friend?
58. Who do you love most?
59. What is something that you wish you had more of?
60. If you could give yourself any nickname, what would it be?
61. What’s your favorite ice cream flavor?
62. Which two colors look nice together?
63. Do you consider yourself a patient friend?
64. What activity or class do you wish your school offered?
65. Are you more productive working in a group or working alone?
66. What’s your favorite thing about school?
67. Why is it awesome being a kid?
68. What two things do you love about yourself?
69. Do you prefer bubble gum or candy?
70. What’s a bad habit that you need to break?
71. How can you avoid making someone upset?
72. What is something that you know how to do well?
73. Which activity do you like to do most on the weekends?
74. How would your friends describe you?
75. Who makes you feel cared for?
76. What is something that you deeply regret?
77. Do you prefer to write in cursive or print?
78. What’s the worst ice cream sundae topping?
79. When do you feel most connected to your classmates?
80. Would you rather travel in a submarine or a spaceship?
81. How do you stay motivated to complete a task?
82. Who is your favorite cartoon character?
83. What worries you most?
84. How do you show gratitude to others?
85. What have you learned in school this week?
86. Are you a sibling or an only child?
87. What smell can’t you get enough of?
88. Do you speak another language? If so, which?
89. What two adjectives would you use to describe yourself today?
90. How would you describe dinnertime at your house?
91. What unique family traditions do you celebrate?
92. In which school subject are you strongest?
93. What do you like most about distance learning?
94. If someone gave you $5 right now, how would you spend it?
95. Would you rather play outside or play video games?
96. Do you prefer sweet or salty foods?
97. What do you do after school?
98. How do you like to be rewarded for a job well done?
99. What lesson have you learned from a grandparent?
100. Why is it important to study?
101. Which color do you like least?
102. Is it ever a good idea to fib? Why or why not?
103. What book are you itching to read?
104. Which career do you consider fun?
105. Do you prefer sandals or sneakers?
106. What is something that is really hard to do?
107. In your opinion, which food is the most delicious?
108. What healthy foods have you eaten this week?
109. If you could change any one thing in your life right now, what would it be?
110. What’s your favorite quote?
111. How do you show respect to your parents?
Final Thoughts On Morning Meeting Sharing Ideas
These morning meeting sharing ideas are sure to engage students and encourage them to share their thoughts with classmates.
You now have another resource to add to your collection of morning meeting ideas and activities that help build classroom community.
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