Change things up, and let your students lead the discussion. What a great idea! They can share information with the parents, and parents can see what goes on in your classroom in a way that is more realistic.
These are tips that will help you re-examine the way you conduct back-to-school night in your class. Check them out to see if there is something you think could use a little new energy in your open house.
Sending information home before the back-to-school night is one way to go. Especially if you are using a flipped classroom approach, this is a great idea. Or, you could use these ideas to create videos to show during your back-to-school night presentation.
The author of this article suggests making sure you understand what the stakeholders expect from a back-to-school night presentation. Try answering some of the questions posed in this article as you prepare for your presentation.