Draw a picture with glue, sprinkle salt, dip a paintbrush in water and food coloring and touch it to the salt...kids will be mesmerized.
Kids describe themselves with similes would be fun with all the kids at fam reunion
Glue a piece from magazine let kids expand an image with their own details.
Print 6 different MESSED UP sentences and glue them onto a tissue box. The kids “roll” the box, read the sentence, write it, and then revise it. Great for a writing center!
Hide questions under their seat and announce 'hot seat' sometime during the day. Whoever has a question under their seat has to answer it. Perfect way to review/have fun! This is an idea from kindergarten that could be used in ANY grade!!
Kids Yoga Book: My First Yoga Animal Poses. $12.95, via Etsy.
Page for class to fill in with sub when teacher is out for the day.
exit slips for any grade level - great to quickly assess student learning
Daily focus wall for kindergarten - makes so much more sense than "I can..."!