prince & co.: The Trading Game: Money Style.Race to a Quarter. This game is VERY simple but powerful for the kids because it helps them to make those connections that 5 pennies = 1 nickel, 2 nickels = 1 dime, etc.
Newton North High School in Massachusetts celebrated their own version of the Hunger Games. The event consisted of 7 physical and mental challenges for their 26 tributes who represented the 13 districts of Panem. So smart and creative!
Small group problem solving: "You have 2 minutes to devise a method to suspend/hold as many marshmallows above the ground as possible." Construction Materials length of string 1 bag of large marshmallows 10 rubber bands 5 straws 10 toothpicks
Branches of Government. graders will learn through social studies and art. Constructing a tree which has each branch of the government. Students can enjoy the art part of the activity while learning through social studies.