Summer DIY Make listening center table. This would be ideal for melodic and rhythmic dictation assessment and practice. This could also be so helpful for lots of listening assessments. Listening Center Tables at Lakeshore Learning
"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.