Shape monsters---can incorporate shapes, vertices and adjectives all in one. Have the kids create their shape monster then describe it using math vocabulary and adjectives. They could write how many of each shape that was used to make the monster.
Clutter-Free Classroom: Listening Look - classroom management series Another one from CFC.take a photo and make an anchor chart of kiddos doing the "listening look." Whenever they start to get off task, they have a picture of themselves as a reference.
Cardboard Tube Craft: Make a Colorful Ghoul Family! But monsters are great any time of year, so this works year round! From Amanda Formaro of Crafts by Amanda Try with pvc pipe and light up for the yard.