Shape monsters---can incorporate shapes, vertices and adjectives all in one. Have the kids create their shape monster then describe it using math vocabulary and adjectives. They could write how many of each shape that was used to make the monster.
new student packets. the teacher makes 5 extra of everything at the beginning of the school year so that when a new student comes midyear, she has a name tag, beginning of the year info, labels for folders/journals, etc. for the student.
These VCOP challenge cards are great for encouraging your children to explore their horizons in literacy by trying out new and different ways of using vocabulary, conjunctions, openers and punctuation.