Innovative
Classroom

Bell Work

What Does Columbus Symbolize?

Have your students discuss the following question in groups:

What has Columbus come to symbolize?

Have them come up with ten ideas.


More Bell Work Ideas

M&Ms
Cover the Nile
Pumpkin Seeds
Three Consecutive Numbers
Unscramble the States
Create a Sentence
Leaf Rubbings
Class Percentages
Card Tower
Double Vowels
Veterans Day 101
The Perfect Gift
What’s in Millennium?
A Picture From Words
Context Clues 1
Squiggly
Advertising Effectiveness
Turkey - The Official Bird?
Word Problem Practice
Number Pyramid
Beans in the Bag
Strings by Length
Simon Says
What is IT?
Our Favorite Books
Words in Summer Olympics
Sentence Sense
Hand Sketch
Easter Poetry
How Many Employees?
Fish Algebra
Greatest Explorer
Grade Averages
Complete the Patterns
Antonym Pairing
"Eggcelent"
Parade of Nations
Temperature Averages
Unscramble the Words
Circle the Adjectives
Candy Corn Count
Candy Hearts
Mystery Animal
Words in a Word
Max Temp
The Emperor’s Banquet
Price Estimation
Digits One to Nine
Count the F’s
Love Quote Response