Class Pet: Quiet Critters want to sit on your desk, see what you're doing, and get smarter. (Could remove them from the chatty students; those who still have their "critter" at the end of the "quiet" time could turn it in for a small reward.
Paper Bag STEM Challenges Week for Kids Fun paper bag STEM challenges for a week of STEM activities. STEM challenges for kindergarten and grade school age kids. Activities use simple supplies and recycled items.
Love this idea! A logical solution. "If you are like me, it's frustrating when students lose their worksheets and you have to make another copy! This post has the solution for that classroom management problem with this simple binder!