(I love these ideas. Great for summertime ideas to help keep kids learning.) 19 Ridiculously Simple DIYs Every Elementary School Teacher Should Know (great modifiable ideas for piano lessons and homeschool too!
Great way to teach reading with word family eggs. On each egg, write the initial and final sounds with sharpie marker. Students can twist the egg to create new words that start or end with their sound.
Had when i worked in a preschool and kids love them! I would use colored sand instead of white salt. DIY salt tray with alphabet cards. Easy to make and kids have fun smoothing out the salt after correctly making the letter