Carefully pop off the back of a Sharpie accents highlighter using a knife. Yellow or green works best. Pull out the innards, and cut the plastic. Be careful, it's messy! Put it in half a plastic cup of water. Turn on the blackli
painting like Michelangelo. Instead of just having sketching time- discover and study Michelangelo, how he hanged upside down while painting. This is also great for students struggling with fine motor hand writing. It builds strength in pincer grasp.
Unifix cubes are a concrete representation of addition/number bonds. Building the bond with the Unifix cubes is what develops number sense. Great use for flash cards instead of looking for just memorization