The activities in this product are meant to be student-centered and implemented in centers. Of course, you may deliver the activities in this product as teacher-directed as well- for the whole class, in a small guided group, or with an individual. The options for delivery also make the product appropriate for grades 1-5.
Further differentiation could be practiced when choosing an appropriate activity from the variety of activities provided. There are 5 different projects, each having 3 ability- leveled activities. So, there are 15 total activities to choose from!
Crafting in the classroom is making a comeback...and it's not just for the little kids! If used in the right way, crafts could challenge your students in process planning, organization, math, science, writing, creativity, etc.....all while having fun and constructing a tangible finished product that they can be proud of!
Added bonus: Won't your classrooms look extra patriotic when adorned with any of these red, white, and blue craft creations?