All about me bag - Each child fills the bag with 4 things about them and brings it into school. They can decorate the bag too. I did this with my own items as a first day of school ice breaker. Maybe get large paper sacks from the grocery
Paper Plate Emotion Masks are a great way for children to express how they are feeling without using any words. These masks will help facilitate emotions that children may not be able to come up with on their own.