Shadow tracing ~ so simple, yet so brilliant. It was this picture that inspired me to get the old light projectors from the school storage, and do a tracing activity for Groundhog Day. The kids loved the light and shadow experiment.
Fire truck birthday party. Everything built from cardboard boxes and painted with acrylic paint. Vacuum hose hooked up to "hydrant".
Cool down area- We all get frustrated and angry sometimes, especially when we have to work with people in groups like school. You can't walk out of the classroom so I like the idea of a little hideaway nook to cool down until you feel better.