Bell Work

What Could It Be?

Have students draw a random shape or "squiggly" line on plain white paper. Have them exchange papers with their neighbor. The object is for them to make something out of the shape that has to do with the theme you are currently studying or any other topic you choose.

More Bell Work Ideas

Leaf Veins
Remember the Jack-O-Lantern
Opinion and Fact Statements
Beans in the Bag
Halloween Probability
Logo from Memory
History of Halloween
Matching Halloween Pictures
Simon Says
Take a Poll
Candy Sorting
Spaghetti Sculpture
Pennies by Date
Explorer Matching
Springtime Is
Up with Current Events
Sistine Chapel
Turn Everyone Off
Letter Art
How Many Employees?
What’s The Word?
Grateful for America
Sugar Cube Shapes
Sorting Buttons
Digits One to Nine
South America
Easter Poetry
Factoring with Manipulatives
I’ve Learned That...
What I Like About Autumn
Prepositional Phrases
European Countries
Create a Sentence
Alphabet Circle
National Anthem
One Food Only
Where is Sydney?
The Chicken or the Egg?
Who’s Winning?
What’s Different?
Student Pursuit
Egg Hunt
Guess the Ages
Where’s Thanksgiving?
The Magic Square
Measurements Around the Room