Use this idea for a silent read countdown. Turn all lights on. Every 5 minutes turn one off so the students have a visual cue of how much time they have left to read silently. Also a good idea for a visual timer in general.
Create your own custom Word Search Worksheets! You can create a word search around a particular theme, their spelling or sight words, or even use a few of their already existing word list. You can make it as simple or difficult as you'd like!