cover the board with superman wrapping paper - and put up "super" examples of writing
cover board with tin foil - "what do you see for yourself in 2010?"
create a tree with branches out of crumpled brown paper bags - "Books - don't 'leaf" home without them" - put books with title they'd enjoy as the leaves of the tree
put a real open pizza box on the bulletin board - "keep your eye on the pie" - put pepperoni around the box with english skills/goals on them
cover the board with batman wrapping paper and a sign that says "riddle me this . . . " have kids write riddles on colored index cards and put on the board
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