Back to school idea - "We're looking back on summer, this is what we see!" Have students draw pictures of things they have done over summer break in sunglasses. You could also do it for things students are looking forward to this year.
End of year writing activity: The kids write about a summer vacation they had or one they plan to have. Then they write the final on the sunglasses, glue the glasses to large construction paper, and draw their face around the
Creative Writing - Trapped in a Snow Globe! Use a clear plastic bowl for the globe and Epsom salt for the snow. Have students write their own stories for what would happen if they were stuck in a snow globe.