Pete the Cat is the go-to book for many classrooms. Here are free Pete the Cat activities, videos and books - perfect for kindergarten and first grade.
French writing practice with dice: lance le dé et écris une histoire
Vocab game: list out with numbers on board these directions, then give pairs of students dice. One student picks a vocab word, the other rolls the dice and completes the challenge.
Heros--could be good to get students writing qualities/descriptions about people they admire.