This is a file of checklists, of activities that early finishers can do. There are 3 different types checklists.
They include: assorted activities, atlas/computer activities and dictionary/computer activites.
They can easily be adapted to suit class levels and names.
I have found this resource to be invaluable in the past. Each student has this checklist laminated and stuck to the top of their desk. Students are encouraged to read through and complete the checklist at the completion of every set task. When students are accustomed to doing this, you are free from
I put magnetic strips on the back of each activity and put certain activities up during the day for early finishers to do. I kept the file in Microsoft Word so you can adjust it according to your classroom needs.
REVIEW SYNONYMS Crossword Puzzles, Grade 4 - 5 - 6
Great review activity for early finishers, center work, whole class or homework.
Synonym practice with over 325 words.
20-24 synonyms in each crossword puzzle
REFERENCE SYNONYM LIST INCLUDED
Answer to . . . Fast Finisher's, "Now What?"
Writing and Riddles
is great practice in creative writing with language skills and following directions.
This is full of FUN, hands-on review of core language arts concepts
with 12 writing prompts and 12 riddles with great illustrations.
"Always something EXTRA" to help TEACH / REVIEW / PRACT
A FUN GEOGRAPHY DETECTIVE GAME FOR COUNTRIES OF THE WORLD • GRADES 5–8
Find the Mystery Country is a set of 28 Task Cards that can be used for a fun, creative detective game about countries around the world. A thief named Theo has stolen extremely valuable, rare diamonds from a museum. He has
REVIEW ANTONYMS - Vocabulary Crossword Puzzles, 280 ANTONYMS!
Great vocabulary activity for early finishers, center work, whole class, or homework. Grade 5 - 6
by Teaching Stuff Place
Answer to . . . Fast Finisher's, "Now What?"
"Always something EXTRA" to help you TEACH / REVIEW / PRACTICE skill
Set up STEM challenges like a boss! Whether you're creating Makerspaces, STEM centers or early finisher activities, these tips and tricks make it easy to pull together effective and engaging STEM challenges in your primary classroom.
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Students finish activities at different times. While other students are finishing a classroom assigned activity use these hands on activities for your early finishers to complete. Eliminate the phrase, "Teacher, I'm Done, Now What?!" Students will know what activities are available for them to com
Early Finisher Activities • What If? from A to Z Task Cards • Grades 4–6 is great to have on hand for students who finish a test before time is up or complete a class assignment early. These no-prep EARLY FINISHER ACTIVITIES are ideal to have ready at a learning center to challenge your early fin
This product includes 40 Task Cards to be used with your students’ book baskets or with your school or classroom libraries. They can be used with early finishers or in a literacy station.
Each task card reviews a language arts skill which students will search for in a book.
A completion checklist
• 40 Fun Photograph Prompts
• 15-Minute Exercises to Improve Writing Fluency
Students become better writers the more they write. Quick Writes • Set #1 is a great collection of motivating photographs to use for timed, fifteen-minute fluency exercises. There are 40 full-color photographs (two t
EARLY FINISHER BUNDLE • GRADES 4–6
4 Sets • 88 TASK CARDS PLUS PRINTABLES
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You can never have enough activities for students who finish their work early! These fun activities challenge students to think creatively, to put their writing skills
• IDEAL FOR BACK TO SCHOOL!
• Printables and Task Cards
• Thousands of Awesome Mix-and-Match Creative Writing Possibilities
Pick a Prompt is a unique collection of writing prompts with over 1,000 mix-and-match variations you can use throughout the entire school year. The set offers a huge
This bundle includes five different activities for those early finishers in the class! This product includes both half sheet and full sheet labels & headliners for your Early Finishers display in the classroom! Along with this are the activities that cover multiple subjects and skills:
FIND THE MYSTERY GERM
• A Fun Game About the Human Body
• 2 Different Sets of Clue Cards
• Human Body Terms Defined on Task Cards
Find the Mystery Germ • Grades 5–8 is a fun and creative way to culminate a unit on the human body and provide a comprehensive review of human body terminology
We all have students who always seem to finish their work prior to the
rest of the class. This packet was designed especially for those students. However, it could also be used in the morning as a “Literacy Warm-up” as students prepare for the day. These printable activities are designed to practice
EARLY FINISHER WRITING PROMPTS
Early Finisher Writing Prompts is a fun collection of twenty full-color pictures to use for creative writing in GRADES 3–4. There are ten cartoons and ten photographs . They are ideal for students who finish their work ahead of others and need FUN activities to st
Fun Back-to-School Writing Prompts is a fun collection of story starters to use as you welcome new students to your class. With so much going on at the beginning of a new school year, it’s great to have instant, no-prep activities that motivate and challenge your students to sharpen their writing
Find the Mystery Woman gives students a chance to sharpen their research skills and to learn about the accomplishments of famous women.
Students imagine that the U.S. Postal Service is going to design and dedicate a postage stamp to honor a famous woman for her contributions to the world. Clues
The Early Finished Choice Board created by Teaching Voracious Learners was originally created this for my classroom after students would tell me “I’m done! Now what?”.
The Choice Board provides a way for students to independently monitor their work and provide choice when they have finished. The ch
Instill independence and self-assessment in your learners by giving them the academic tools they need to succeed! Included in this product are visually supported Language Arts and Mathematics checklists and rubrics to help them stay on task!
I decided to create this resource out of the dire need of
Need something besides "Read your book" for your early finishers? These ideas can be year-round sponge activities for those who finish assigned work quickly, and they will help you provide enrichment and differentiation for your advanced students when others need more time. Early finishers will stil
Perfect for this Autumn!
Perfect for early finshers!
Perfect for reviewing color families!
This is a quick project for students who finish their main assignment early or for days you need a filler project so others can catch up. The document contains two handouts per sheet. Just print out and cu
This test taking poster gives students a lucky 7 checklist to follow before they hand in a test. It features a chalkboard background and cute doodle flowers.
ARE YOU DONE?
Lucky 7 Checklist
Did you FOLLOW them?
Did you answer each one?
Did you write your best
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Math Puzzles are a great option for your early finishers, math centers, enrichment opportunities, morning work, or even intervention groups. Each puzzle focuses on a math skill. There are 10 pieces to each puzzle. Each puzzle piece has a math problem for the student to solve. Then the student as
Project Based Learning: Zoo Design with Area and Perimeter, Map Skills, and More!
This also includes differentiated activities, math skills, problem solving, aligned with Common Core, and extension activities.
This project is based around the idea of students creating a zoo using their knowledge
Paragraph writing activities and Writing Prompts for the Entire Year! Paragraph of the Week, a weekly paragraph writing practice system, will provide your students with LOTS of practice opportunities in writing well-organized paragraphs in a fun and enjoyable way.
There is a total of 60 EDITABLE
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This product is my entire 8th grade English curriculum, but it could work for 7-10 grades depending on your state’s standards.
Background about me:
I have been teaching 7/8 grade English for 10 years. I have worked with standard, inclusion, and advanced classes.
Two years ago I won tea
Effective literacy centers in the middle school classroom allow students to collaborate and learn in a fun, meaningful, and engaging way. This resource includes ten fun and engaging centers! We provide you with different ideas on how to use centers in your classroom as well as several checklists t
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51 Persuasive and Opinion Writing Prompts to get your students excited and motivated to write!!
Included in this pack are 51 fun and interesting child friendly prompts that your students will LOVE to write about. It is a fantastic when used as a morning writing activity or early finisher book!
Pattern JUMBO Pack : If you are looking for a handful of quality pattern activities, this is the perfect item for you!
includes multiple items from the "Beavertales" store - If you have already purchased single pattern items from my store, this item is probably not for you.
includes: (see descript
Encourage problem-solving and creativity with these open math problems specifically-designed for primary classrooms. Because they have multiple possible answers, this package is inherently differentiated to support a variety of learners.
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Last updated: June 11, 2016.
This product is my entire 8th grade English curriculum (Minus the novel studies, pre reading prezis, and novel activities), but it could work for 7-10 grades depending on your states standards.
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These sixty thought-provoking quotes and corresponding journal prompts can be used in a variety of ways in the classroom to help improve your students' writing! We used these quotes with our 5th and 6th graders last year, and they are geared toward a middle school audience.
INCLUDED IN THIS RESOURC
Inquiry Based Learning Ideas for Strong and Stable Structures (Stability Unit), Forces Causing Movement (Forces Unit), Growth & Changes in Plants (Plants Unit), Soils in the Environment (Soils Unit) bulletin boards for Grade 3 Ontario Science Curriculum! A great addition to your science units! T
We have bundled ALL 15 of our Next-Generation Standard aligned FOCUS Close Reading packets! Each packet uses the FOCUS method, developed by Two Inspire, to complete text-dependent and evidence based activities over a duration of 3 days. FOCUS is designed to scaffold student learning and provide stud
Are you looking for a short story that will pique your students’ interest and encourage their curiosity? How about a short story set in another world that discusses relevant topics for today’s students, like bullying and being different? Look no further than “All Summer in A Day” by Ray Bradbury. Th
Inquiry boards for your combined grades /split grade classroom! Use these Inquiry Based Learning Ideas for Strong and Stable Structures (Stability Unit), Forces Causing Movement (Forces Unit), Growth & Changes in Plants (Plants Unit), Soils in the Environment (Soils Unit) bulletin boards for Gr
This unit is great for grade two teachers in Ontario covering the properties of solids and liquids portion of the Ontario curriculum.
This unit includes fun, hands-on activities, experiments, inquiry project (2 options, open ended and structured), anchor charts, differentiated reading passages, r
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This huge collection of no-prep activities is perfect for your seasonal literacy AND math centres ALL YEAR!
You will receive 50 different seasonal pictures that are EDITABLE! This means you can add any math questions you need, to
This is a zip file containing 56 Pages of 35 St. Patrick’s Day-themed activities. All of the activities are focused around basic music theory, such as note identification (treble and bass), note and rest durations, and symbol identification.
Most of these activities require NO PREP! Just print the
These writing prompts, graphic organizer, checklists, rubrics, and writing templates for rough drafts and finals copies were designed for 4th Grade PARAGRAPH WRITING and ESSAY WRITING. They are perfect for differentiating and scaffolding from PARAGRAPH OF THE WEEK at the beginning of the year to ES
September Math Puzzles are a great option for your early finishers, math centers, enrichment opportunities, morning work, or even intervention groups. Each puzzle focuses on a math skill. There are 10 pieces to each puzzle. Each puzzle piece has a math problem for the student to solve. Then the
PAX is a beautiful, heart wrenching story about the powerful friendship between a boy and his pet fox.
This Mega Bundle includes all three of my PAX products:
* Novel Activities
* Comprehension Task Cards
* Foldable Graphic Organizer
So many choices! In this Novel Study and Act
You will find 180 writing prompts that are color-coded, labeled with the type of writing, and numbered for easy organization. There is one prompt for every day of the school year or you or your students have plenty to choose from for Paragraph of the Week or Essay of the Week! The prompts cover 6