Other ideas about things for a first-day survey that I got from a book called [will fill in]
What do you prefer to be called (nickname, etc.)?
Your home phone number:
Your parent(s)/guardian(s) first and last names and work numbers:
Does your family have Internet access at home?
Does your family have a DVD player?
What grade do you expect to get in this class?
What do you expect to learn in this class?
What do you think makes a good teacher?
What do you think makes a good student?
Do you have any medical problems or anything else I should be aware of?
How do you see yourself using math in the future and in your life?
Are you more comfortable speaking & writing another language besides English?