Innovative
Classroom

Center Focus

If You Could Be An Animal

  1. Have your students write an essay on the following question: If you could be any animal, which would it be?
  2. Have them answer why they chose this animal and what qualities of this animal made them pick it?
  3. Also have them discuss the pros and cons of their choice.

More Center Focus Ideas

Number Relationships
Personal vs. Country Pride
Spaghetti vs. Macaroni
Irish Mobiles
Put the Story in Order
Food From Around the World
Pattern Necklaces
Popping Popcorn
Current Happenings in Science
Letter to an Author
Depict an Event
Cinquain
What Happens to the Paper?
Who Is That?
Literature Response
Cinderella, Cinderella
Ten Black Dots
European vs. Taino
How fast Can You Run?
New Year’s Resolutions
The Gymnastics Incident
All About Easter
Irish Stained Glass Scene
Persuasive Essay About "Millennium"
Turkey Math
Where Did He Go?
Inch By Inch Map
Olympic Events from A to Z
If I Were President...
Cinco de Mayo Lookup
Speech Writing
Anthropomorphism
Dough Dreidel
Volume Conversions
Seasons
Walk a Mile in Their Boots
Guided by the Stars
What’s Your Valentine Worth?
Roses Are Pink, Your Feet Really Stink
Junk Ship
Does It Measure Up?
How Many Squares?
Observe An Inchworm
Balloon Rocket
Object Observation
Historical Perspective
Area of a Shamrock
Flannel Board Phonics
Early Division
The Pumpkin