Have you ever started a new school year or had a new student and wondered what is the fastest way to get to know them? How about a getting to know your students questionnaire that they can fill out with their parents. Once you have collected all the questionnaires, put them in a binder of clear plastic sheets for future reference. This way they won’t rip or tear and if anything gets spilled on them, they won’t get damaged. There can be tons of questions to ask to get to know your student better, here are some to get you started.
Getting To Know Your Students Questionnaire.
- What are your child’s strengths?
- What are their weaknesses?
- Do they like school in general?
- Where do they struggle?
- Do they have any fears about school and what are they?
- What upsets them?
- What frustrates them?
- What are their interests?
- How does your child get/stay motivated?
- What are your concerns/goals for your child?
- What helps your child when they are frustrated/stressed/upset?
How Does This Questionnaire Help You As A Teacher?
This questionnaire is a great way to get to know new students and your entire class in a quick, effective manner. These sheets are great for future reference and for when those who have to substitute teach in your classroom.
How Does This Help Your Parents?
This definitely lets your parents know that you care and that you are interested in their child. It shows that you are taking the initiative to get to know their family and that you want to help their son or daughter be successful.
Parent/teacher relationships are important and this is a good way to get off to a good start. Take some time to think about the questions you want to add to your getting to know your students questionnaire today and watch the relationships between you and your kids blossom.