Idea-Quiet Critters - when you decide it's important for students to be quiet, pass out the quiet critters. Take them away from students who talk. At the end of the activity anyone who still has a quiet critter gets a prize, point, whatever you use.
Classroom DIY: DIY Flip Chute The flip chute makes for an awesome center activity. It is so versatile it can be used for any subject matter and in any grade. Be sure to check out the video to see how to use and make the flip chute.