Your students have awoken on an deserted island. How are they going to survive? Food, shelter, water, who knows? This project based learning activity asks students to problem solve and world-build, unlike anything they've done before. It brings together design, SS, art, writing, and collaboration. Go to the island and get lost. $
25 Awesome Projects for Tween and Teen Boys (Ages 10 and Up
Back to school All About Me Bag - This is something that I did last year at the beginning of the school year. The kids loved it and it's a fun way to get to know each other so I am going to do it again! Simply give the kids a brown paper bag on the first day of school, have them bring it back the next day with four things in it that they can use to tell the class about themselves.
school auction idea. Class art project .... Could even have the kids trace and color their hands on heavy paper and mount them on rather than being drawn directly to the quote. Textures would look really cool