Students can use this activity as an opportunity to learn what exactly contractions are. Art is used through choosing colors (warm/cool) to make their cupcake and designing it as they choose. Along with art students learn la
I love this idea and the fact that there are different sticky notes used! Confessions of a Teaching Junkie: The BEST First Day Ever! I may have to use this for the first day/or back to school after winter break
kids write 3 things about themselves on a sheet of white paper. They do not write their names. Wad it up and on your command, have a "snowball" fight. At the end of 1 minute, each student grabs the nearest snowball and tries to guess who wrote it.