Boggle- This is by far the most popular in my room. I got this amazing activity from Create-Teach-Share and my kids go bananas for it. I just change the letters weekly to reflect our spelling pattern focus and they go on a word making frenzy. LOVE it!
Writing centre. Samples of what students can work on include: Letter writing List making Story writing Start a Topic book (a book all about topic of student's choice) Comic strips Card making... All materials available for students at one location.
5. Dry Erase Board on Circle Time board. We use it for everything from the daily question to magnet boards to transitions. We use it all day long. By far the most valuable tool in our classroom. PA Standards:1.5.2 Content 1.5.6 Convention 1.6.1 Discussion - Due to the varied nature of use, standards can be met in virtually all domains using this tool.