handwriting practice as part of centers: laminate a set of handwriting worksheets & place in a binder with expo marker/eraser. Awesome idea considering most kids have HORRIBLE handwriting and don't know cursive!
Word Work with HFW. Sight words (how many can you read? How high can you build your tower? This could be awesome. Name the sight word, build the tower. The next night to keep that tower, repeat all words until they've got them down pat! Love it!
Here is an activity I use with my grade class. Have your students practice writing 10 words that you have posted on the word wall in your classroom. Then have your students use 3 of the words in sentences.