The Teachaholic: whiteboards! This is a cheap and quick way to make them yourself. Just buy a pack of plastic sleeves and insert card stock (paper makes it too flimsy when they display their answer). Voila! I use a ring clip to store them. EASY! You can even print lines or graph paper on the card stock if you find it useful.
Activities: Guess What? A Writing Game Go in a room and secretly describe an object, as descriptively as possible, and then have other students try to guess what was being described. Helps students work on writing vivid sentences- 4th grade
Another fun way to use Oreos in the class! But now we are using Oreo for a persuasive essay graphic organizer. 4.W.1 Write opinion pieces on topic or texts, supporting a point of view with reasons and information.