Each child gets a 1/4 of a circle and decorates in a way that says something about themself. Nice integration with fractions also.

Everyone gets a square with a quarter circle, this is the end result- could be a good ice breaker beginning of year activity. Each student decorates the square and includes their name. Nice way to decorate the bulletin boards in the beginning of the year!

High Frequency Words on Flowers classroom display photo - Photo gallery - SparkleBox

I love this high frequency word flower chart. It displays high frequency words in the classroom in a fun and easy way to read.

Use cute trash cans from the dollar store for fun word sorts! Love this idea!

Use dollar store trash cans to sort words by feeding them into the slots! & a ton of ideas for teaching the EW UE UI vowel pattern! Use trash cans with labels for students to learn word sorting.

tincan planters | tire planters shoe planters tin can planters cinder block planters

24 Creative Garden Container Ideas I've posted tire planters already, but this contains even more ideas for old tires.

Teacher's Pet – Ideas Inspiration for Early Years (EYFS), Key Stage 1 (KS1) and Key Stage 2 (KS2) | Word Pots

parts of speech word sort {language arts}--Kids each come up and pick a stick out of my hand and they would have to place it in the right cup! If there’s extra time, they can use the word in a sentence

Rosemary, tomato leaves, sage and lavender to practice scissor skills. (I like the table too... wonder how I could make one?!)

Rosemary, tomato leaves, sage and lavender to practice scissor skills - a better idea than using paper that then has to be recycled or worked into a project