"Me Bag" The students' "homework" for the first day of school is to fill up a brown paper bag with 5 or 6 things that are important to them. Over the next several days, they take turns sharing their bags with the class and talking a bit about themselves.
Place value game where students roll the dice to make the base 10 block numbers then write how many tens, ones, and the number. Relates to the standard of place value and where each number belongs within a large number.
Place value expanded form puzzles and many more fun place value centers and worksheets. This is working on identifying numbers and representations using and This would fit under Marzano's nonlinguistic representations.