One simple trick that allows you to peel a whole head of garlic in under a minute! -- place entire head of garlic in a bowl, place an identical bowl on top, and shake! The head breaks apart into cloves, and the skins fall right off.
A behavior reward system that might be possible to do in a home learning environment. Students earn tickets during the week and trade them in for prizes according to the number of tickets they earned. Could do at home too!