Shoebox lid & craft sticks- these are wide ones, and low temp glue gun. Endless fun and all you need is a shoe box lid and Popsicle sticks! Build a marble run or "Plinko" with all kinds of different creative designs via Frugal Fun For Boys
Phonic Baskets Sorting Activity (from The Imagination Tree). Take a few boxes or baskets, write a letter on a piece of paper and gather many different items that begin with the letter. Have the student put the items in the corrected basket/ boxes.
LEGO Word Family Sorting ~ Sort words written on DUPLO LEGO bricks to form word families. Then encourage youngsters to read and write the word family lists. You could also do this with equivalent fractions/decimals/percents. make a tower of equivalents!