The Ketchup Experiment! Kid friendly site with lots of neat experiments! It has one that makes a rocket out of a film canister, which would be good for an grade space unit, but it has to many kid friendly expiriments. Great site for any science teacher.
Bowls made of confetti! Great recycling art project--save all those leftover paper scraps (put in small bowls at each table). Collect a bunch and have the kids cut them up; Then make bowls made from confetti.
Play quote - How a child plays, shows their strengths and abilities in creativity and social skills. It encourages them to think for themselves, and be their own person. One can learn a lot from watching a child play.
Free 14 page template for a paper globe. Le Paper Globe is the template of a do-it-yourself terrestrial globe. Not only will it look neat in your living room, it is also a very good learning tool for Geography and Geometry.
An Easy DIY Geoboard for Kids: Just using an old cork pot holder, the kids are able to make their own pin designs with this simple geoboard. Push pins can help to develop the fine motor skills needed for writing.
Weekly newsletter home: start the year by doing it yourself then transition to kids taking over. You do the final read thru to make sure it's appropriate. Can even set the article topics yourself if you want or have them choose what to write about
Yarn balloon spheres: Cut strands of yarn, blow up balloon. Mix equal parts craft glue & water. Dip yarn in glue, wrap around balloon. Hang balloon with clothesline & clothespin. Once dry pop balloon and remove. Modge-podge could work too.