This is a perfect craft for big kids or older children - cardboard monster jaws. Made from cereal boxes, this is a fun, easy craft activity for summer.
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weave on cardboard
First week questions... Maybe I would do this with sticky notes, but I think I'd go the less creative route and use papers so I can archive my student's responses. I like how this activity is less grade-specific and more generic.
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