A book walk! I love this activity for so many reasons. It is great for those who learn best through movement and touch. It gets kids outside. It uses realia to teach vocabulary. I must do this with my ESOL class at least once this year!
How many triangles can you make with 9 sticks? Or older kids, Who can use these 9 sticks to make the most triangles? Kids can reinforce geometry and critical thinking skills through creating various shapes with sticks.
too young for my kids but this is cute ---Hopscotch – A Powerful Learning Game. Have a group: one person from each group goes through and the other members have to find the sentence in the bucket using the part of speech correctly.
Number Line Fun at Childhood Beckons. Joyce has got loads of ideas for using a sidewalk chalk, kid-sized number line to make summer learning fun. Put on your sunscreen and head out to the blacktop for some math!