Write sight words on the flat part of the bubblewrap and when they read the word correctly, they got to pop the bubble! It was sight word recognition and an occupational therapy/finger strengthening activity. You could do letter recognition, number recognition, math facts, etc. @ in-the-cornerin-the-corner
great for math :) http://www.littlegiraffes.com/mathnumberformationpoems.html We just made the bags with cornstarch and water, basically made thickened water and added food coloring. Another cheap way to do it. I did it in a big batch and cooled it before adding to the bags. Then added food coloring in the bag so we didn't have to cook up multiple batches. We wanted to add glitter too
The Elementary Math Maniac: Quick and Fun Math Practice for Little Kids~ counting sticks to work on learning basic numbers. Great for reviewing number-object correspondence with preschool and kindergarten students.