We have 2 teachers that are teaching reading/language arts, 2 of us are teaching math/science and 1 class is self - contained. So the other math/science teacher and I were planning together and we were talking about how the reading teachers have tons of cute book related activities that they can hang up outside their rooms, but we really didn't have a lot. So we started looking at things that we used to use for reading activities and how we could adapt these things to apply to math or science.
Enter these cute scarecrows:
In the past, we've always had the students write a story about what the scarecrow sees as he stands in the field. This year, after coloring the front and adding their names:
The students wrote and illustrated a math story inside: