Ideas for various squishy balloons. If E could take a walk outside with an adult and fidget with one of these, would it be enough to help him reset? Also, how about a matching activity where he would guess what is inside?
Soil Erosion Experiment This might look like such a simple experiment but it will definitely show the importance of having vegetation covering the soil to your kids! They will love this hands on experiment!
Early Finisher activities - Put this in a ziplog bag and make one for each student as an early finish go to assignment. Have them keep the assignments in the ziplog bag for safe keeping. When they complete a row, column, or diagonal REWARD! This is such a good idea, also keeping in mind that they could always read, study spelling words, etc.
How to: Build a Mini Catapult from Office Supplies
Mini catapult... this could be something really fun to make for a lesson that is a collaboration with a history class. Students could make this one, then take what they learned to design a different one! This definitely promotes students' skills in analyzing, problem-solving, and collaboration with each other!