I'm Done! Now What Jar for early finishers. Students who finish early often times can become disruptive because they are bored. These early finishers are great for providing options for high flyers. *Differentiation of Instruction*
Writing center: 42 Differentiated Writing Activities-Choose from sight word sentence writing for new writers and narrative, opinion, and informational text writing prompts for more established writers.
Things to do when you're done early (Early Finisher activities - Put this in a ziplog bag and make one for each student as an early finish go to assignment. Have them keep the assignments in the ziplog bag for safe keeping.
Classroom Boggle-with letters! for kids who finish early! First off, I LOVE boggle! Secondly, this is an awesome way to keep kids busy if they finish early and it would be easy to change some letters at the end of each day or the next morning!
Plenary Grid of ideas / Choice Board for exit ticket (students cross off when complete and then keep a record of what types they have completed (i.e / and may not repeat until they have completed all the exit tickets-perhaps modify # of choices?
The 100 square challenge! Can you use your knowledge of numbers, patterns and place value to reassemble the 100 square? How about trying it against the timer? Can you even complete more than one square before the time runs out?