Collaboration Activity (good for mentor time) from: In the middle: Life as a seventh grade language arts teacher. The Cup Challenge - teach students how to work in cooperative groups with this simple and fun challenge.
Soda Bottle Teeth Brushing: Teeth made from bottom of plastic soda bottles to teach a lesson on what sides of teeth need to be brushed and on how to floss using yarn for floss and tissue paper for food particles.
My mom used to make these! DIY Easter Egg Garland wrap a balloon with string, roll it around in the liquid starch. After you have soaked the balloon put the balloon on a cup and let it dry overnight. Pop the balloon and you have your egg