This tool is a handy arts project for students to keep at their desks. It is easy to make and effectively illustrates the relationship between minutes and hours. Since students can carry it around with them, it is an excellent tool for reinforcing number sense skills.
*Language Arts/Poetry - Have child rewrite a poem to exclude the words (mouse) & (Mice) in “Hickory, Dickory Dock” - The Littles removed the words “mice” and “mouse” from songs and poems so that Stuart would not get upset
My students love making paper plate crafts. There are just so many amazing and easy ways that the humble paper plate can be used to create crafts for kids. A few that have been popular with my students include the watermelon purse, paper plate magnet maze and the paper plate flying saucer.