This week’s round-up includes projects, puzzles, and activities that will get your students moving, shaking, and learning. You’ll find science fair project guides, escape room activities, French units, and so much more! Check out many scaffolded and differentiated projects and activities to support all of the learners in your classroom. Half of these resources are free!


Coping Skills Choice Board
Coping Skills Choice Board by Allie Szczecinski with Miss Behavior

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“This visual choice board is perfect to help students find effective ways to cope with uncomfortable emotions. This can be added to a calm corner, an office, or given to a student as an individual tool!”

Size of the Problem Activities
Size of the Problem Activities by Allie Szczecinski with Miss Behavior

“These hands-on activities help students understand the size of everyday problems and appropriate reactions to build emotional regulation skills.”

A Novel Breakfast: Book Reporting
A Novel Breakfast: Book Reporting by Suzanne Buras

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“This product is a ‘novel’ way of writing a novel book report! Students cover a cereal box and on each panel of the box must include different things about the book they are reporting on… things like characters, setting, quotes, and more! Also included is a sample letter to help students write a letter to the author of their book and an idea for making an oral presentation to the class! This is a fun way to get students to analyze, critique, comprehend, and share the books they are reading.”

Science Fair Projects: A Step-by-Step Guide
Science Fair Projects: A Step-by-Step Guide by Suzanne Buras

“This packet was created for 4th, 5th, and 6th grade classes for the school’s Science Fair. It provides detailed, step-by-step, illustrated directions for completing a Science Fair Project based on the Scientific Method.”

FOOTBALL Onomatopoeia Tear-A-Tab Activity
FOOTBALL Onomatopoeia Tear-A-Tab Activity by Purple Palmetto

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“Score an awesome figurative language activity and a brilliant bulletin board idea for FOOTBALL season! This seasonal and ‘sporty’ project requires students to write a short story/poem prompted by an onomatopoeia term.”

Flush Novel Escape Room Activity (Carl Hiassen)
“Flush Novel Escape Room Activity (Carl Hiassen)” by Purple Palmetto

“This Escape Room activity is a fun way to review literary elements for Flush by Carl Hiassen. The game includes puzzles covering plot, characters, quote identification, close reading, and an encrypted message!”

Thanksgiving Read Aloud Freebie: Bear Says Thanks, Interactive Lesson Plans
Thanksgiving Read Aloud Freebie: Bear Says Thanks, Interactive Lesson Plans by Paige Bessick – Our Elementary Lives

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“Sample lesson plans that make a read aloud engaging and interactive.”

Short Vowel Activities Bundle: Posters, Sorts and Worksheets
Short Vowel Activities Bundle: Posters, Sorts and Worksheets by Paige Bessick – Our Elementary Lives

“Teaching phonics through a gradual release of responsibility has been proven to show results. This resource teaches students short vowels while making it easy for teachers to prep.”

French Reading Incentive Program
French Reading Incentive Program by chez Galamb – French Resources

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“This reading incentive program provides a reading tracker and incentive program to encourage students to read.”

Describing People/ Physical Traits - FRENCH unit
Describing People/ Physical Traits – FRENCH unit by chez Galamb – French Resources

“This bundle contains all of the 6th, 7th, and 8th Grade Math Standards for a total of 80 standards covered and 655 unique questions included. This bundle is a great resource for all middle school math teachers to work on differentiation as well as intervention/gifted teachers because it covers three grade levels.”

Brain Teasers & Logic Puzzles TRY FOR FREE
Brain Teasers & Logic Puzzles TRY FOR FREE by Gardens and Grade School

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“Challenge your students with this pack of 5 free brain teasers and logic puzzles! A variety of reasoning is needed to complete these tasks designed for gifted and talented students.”

Math Scoot Through the Year
Math Scoot Through the Year by Gardens and Grade School

“This resource includes 16 sets of Common Core inspired task cards to use in review throughout the school year.”