For Cinco de Mayo in Kdg. - Plastic egg maracas - plastic easter eggs, fill them with what you want (candy, beans, etc.) 2 plastic spoons, wrap in colorful duct tape or plain masking tape and hand decorate.
Fire-Breathing Dragon: Deep Breathing for Kids. Click through photo for instructions on how to make the dragon. Students blow through the hole and practice the deep breathing calming technique until the breathing slows and the dragon is calm.