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.
Monster activities: Paint drops on paper, fold in half and press for an awesome monster! Prefect for Go Away Big Green Monster story. Add pre-cut shapes (nose, eyes, mouth) Good for teaching symmetry and linking with literacy.
OK, so I make the tree at AES, and the students make the Kandinsky circles.Based on Kandinsky Circles. Might be a fun classroom project. Teacher cuts out (or paints! Students create the circles for the branches.