Another Vocabulary Detectives Task Card Contest! #5. Run weekly contests using these figurative language coupons.( similes, metaphors, personification). As your students read books in class they look for examples, and fill out their coupons, then put them in the Detective Jar for the weekly drawing! Instructions included. $
Giving kids a schedule for playtime, chores and summer homework. I would really love to be able to make this happen. Kids thrive on schedules and clear expectations. But spontaneity always seems to win out in my house. Such a great summertime schedule!
We are fans of Toddler Approved! Check out their "chore ideas" for little people. Make your children a working member of the success of the family by giving them age-appropriate chores for kids such as these.
Bubble Wrap Run: Simple Indoor Fun! I used several separate pieces of bubble wrap with duct tape. (side note - duct tape doesn't leave any residue on pergo :)(Make sure to tape down all sides!) The bigger bubble wrap works better than the smaller.