Santa's Beard Countdown to Christmas Calendar. Perfect for kids to work on fine motor & cutting skills. Maybe a snowman to countdown to winter/Christmas break. Or a flower or spring item with wavy lines for Spring break countdown.
DIY angel place settings made from paper plates.I'd use a more elaborate plate or scrapbook paper template. (Not sure about the angel angle, but without the wings it would make the perfect little lady to hold a place card.