Alphabet Letters as Art: each letter is on an individual colorful canvas; each created in a class project and as unique as the individual that created it. This is really a great idea for learning and creative in a team effort.
Activity (Grade States of Matter Cut & Paste Activity to address the common conception that materials can only exhibit properties of one state of matter. Benchmark: Heating and cooling causes changes in the properties of materials
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!