Easy Ways to Teach Numbers, Counting & Maths
Numbers, Numbers everywhere.... we are all about numbers this week leading up to the celebration of Numeracy Week here in Queensland. I put some glitter paint into zip lock bags for Master 4 to practice writing his numbers. When teaching numbers I find children respond really well if they are able to touch and feel numbers and make numbers in different textures. Though preschoolers generally don’t recognise it, maths is another way to understand and make sense of the world, much like…
Low-Prep Play Dough Mats for Math Centers
Here’s a cute little set of play dough mats for counting to 10! These can be used to represent different stages of a tree as well. You can put ‘flowers’ on the tree like we did. Or you could put apples, peaches, pears, cherries… Anything you can think of. To prepare the pages simply print …
The Carpet Song - green polka dot
I created this poster based on something I found on the internet. I did not make-up the words to the song, only created a poster to hang in my classroom. Backgrounds courtesy of Scrapdiggity. You may use this product for personal use. Please do not claim as your own. If you have any questions abou...
DIY Math Games Ideas to Teach Your Kids in an Easy and Fun Way
Want your kids to practice math? Whether you have a kid who likes math or a kid that loathes it. There are always good ideas to change things up. You can make them look at math with new eyes. You can demonstrate that math could be fresh and fun! Here are a few ways to […]
Smack the Number Counting Game
This counting game is fun way to practice number recognition and one to one correspondence and because it's a game it will really appeal to preschoolers.
Egg Cracking Counting Activity
Crack those eggs! Practice counting, numbers, and fine motor skills with preschoolers & kindergarteners with this Easter or egg cracking counting activity!
Printable Roll it, Write it, Count it Mats - Frugal Fun For Boys and Girls
Here’s a math activity that is guaranteed to be a hit! Print these Roll it, Write it, Count it mats – see the link at the bottom of the page. My 4.5 year old has been loving this, especially the marker part and the erasing part. And the M & M’s that we used for […]
Learn shapes and fine motor skills with playdough - Royal Baloo
Free Printable Shapes Mats for playing with playdough
Build a Pizza Center Activities - $4.00 : File Folder Games at File Folder Heaven - Printable, hands-on fun!
These Counting Activities: Building Pizzas can be set up as cookie sheet activities, a magnet center, or math center. This set includes two pizzas, 12 build a pizza instruction cards, and lots of build a pizza building pieces (all in color). In this activity, students watch the pizza toppings pile up as they work on basic counting skills and following directions. Students count out the correct number of pizza toppings indicated on the build a pizza instruction cards to build their…
Use a few simple materials to have some sticky learning time! Adding the element of a vertical surface can completely transform patterning and sorting!
Fast Finisher Bins for Kindergarten
Give your early finishers something to do that is fun and educational. These 18 Fast Finishers Bins are just what your classroom needs to keep the "Teacher, I'm Done- now what do I do?" from driving you crazy.This resource comes with 9 Literacy and 9 math activities that will keep your kindergartner...