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Check out this great list of activities for kindergarten, first grade, and second grade! Read all about this fun Meet the Teacher activity, along with several back to school anchor charts and class posters that are perfect for the start of the new school year Learn More About This Resource | Shop this Resource I LOVE […]

The Best Teaching Resources for Elementary Students

Check out some of the best resources for kindergarten, first grade, and second grade! They're perfect for the first day of school, the back to school season, or any time of year! Each activity is engaging, fun, and will help you effectively deliver content to your students. From teaching adjectives to celebrating reading to meet the teacher to making friends to learning number sense with crafts, this post has it all!

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Back to School, Early Numeracy, Literacy, Reading, Uncategorized

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This Pattern Laundry Math Craft is a unique way to reinforce the skill of patterning in the primary classroom. Pattern Laundry Craft Appropriate for Grades: pre-K, kindergarten, first grade Skill: patterning Link: Pattern Laundry Craft | More Math Crafts This math craft is perfect for using with students in pre-K, kindergarten, and first grade to reinforce patterning. It’s fun, […]

Pattern Laundry Math Craft Fun!

This math craft is perfect for using with students in pre-K, kindergarten, and first grade to reinforce patterning. It's fun, engaging, and simple to do!

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Make-Ten Friends Appropriate for Grades: pre-K, kindergarten, first grade, second grade Standard: CCSS.Math.Content.1.OA.C.6 Skill: making ten Link: Make-Ten Friends | More Math Crafts This math craft is perfect for using with students in pre-K, kindergarten, first grade, and second grade who are working on making ten. It aligns with Common Core Standard CCSS.Math.Content.1.OA.C.6 and will fit into your math curriculum […]

Making Ten Math Craft for Primary Students

This math craft is perfect for using with students in pre-K, kindergarten, first grade, and second grade who are working on making ten. It aligns with Common Core Standard CCSS.Math.Content.1.OA.C.6 and will fit into your math curriculum activities for teaching students to make a ten. It's fun, engaging, and simple to do!

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Early Numeracy, Math, Teach, TpT

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In my humble opinion, crafts in the classroom are okay! In fact, I encourage them! I love to do crafts with my kids. Glue, paint, paper scraps, markers, popsicle sticks, even…dare I say it…GLITTER…I love it all. Assembling a craft may seem frivolous and mismatched in today’s elementary classroom, but I beg to differ.  I […]

Why Crafts in the Classroom Are Okay!

Teachers! Incorporating crafts into preschool, kindergarten, first grade, second grade, third grade, fourth grade, and fifth grade classrooms is SO important! If you're ever hesitant to add crafts into your curriculum, you must read this post. You'll be grabbing the gluesticks in no time! Plus, you can grab two FREE content-related crafts that you can use with your kiddos!

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crafts, Early Numeracy, Freebie, Math, Teach, Uncategorized

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Sooooo, do y’all love to incorporate food into your teaching? Whether it’s using marshmallows to teach place value or making a rainbow-colored cake while reading The Wizard of Oz, I LOVE to find an opportunity to sneak a little snack into curriculum 😉 So, there was no question in my mind that Cheez-its would make excellent math […]

Free Ten Frame Activity with Cheez-Its

This FREE printable contains three differentiated activity mats to use with cheese crackers as manipulatives! Use the large space to write number sentences, create number stories, make number bonds, write equations, count, or whatever else you can think of! Each page has either a five frame, ten frame, or two ten frames for working with numbers 0 to 20. This is a great number sense activity for preschool, kindergarten, and first grade!

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Early Numeracy, Lesson Plans, Math, Small Group

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Check out the video below to learn some fun and easy number sense activities to use in your preschool, kindergarten, or first grade classroom! Number Sense Intervention Curriculum Math Crafts Cheez-Frames Number Sense Toolkit  Happy Teaching!

Number Sense Activities for the Primary Classroom

Check out these fun and easy activities for teaching number sense in your preschool, kindergarten, and first grade classrooms! This post includes everything from math crafts to hands-on activities to use during small group, intervention, or RTI, to FREE PRINTABLES and more! Your kids will love how fun and engaging they are and you will love having something new to add to your math curriculum.

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If you have students struggling with number sense, this comprehensive math intervention curriculum can be a great addition to your RTI or small group time! This resource can be used in so many different ways. It was initially designed with kindergarten RTI in mind, specifically to meet the needs of students struggling with number sense.  […]

Math Intervention Curriculum

If you have students struggling with number sense, this comprehensive math intervention curriculum can be a great addition to your RTI or small group time! This resource can be used in so many different ways. It was initially designed with kindergarten RTI in mind, specifically to meet the needs of students struggling with number sense. Additionally, it could be used to support your numeracy instruction in pre-k, kindergarten, first grade, within a small group, for ESL/ELL students, or for remediation in second grade.

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As I’ve been preparing for the Get Your Teach On Conference (which is NEXT WEEK, btw! Eeeeh!), I’ve been thinking a lot about number development and all the fun things you can do with it.  My Pinterest board is just FULL of ideas, including a set of math craft for kiddos in kindergarten and first grade that […]

Number Development Math Crafts

Kids in kindergarten and first grade will LOVE these math crafts! Make learning fun AND support number development! Skills included are: making 5 and 10, decomposing numbers, subitizing, ten frames, number lines, patterning, and more!

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Early Numeracy, Lesson Plans, Math, Teach, Uncategorized

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Admission:  math wasn’t always one of my favorite things. I kind of hated numbers. I struggled big time throughout my school-age years trying to understand numbers and how they worked. I finished off pre-cal my junior year and said buh-bye and good riddance to equations and PEMDAS and my trusty TI-83. Then, I decided to teach elementary school. I had this […]

Games for Number Sense

These low-prep games are perfect for strengthening number sense in kindergarten and first grade students. Each game includes customizable directions and multiple options for differentiation to meet the needs of all learners. Best of all, they're skill-specific, engaging, and fun! Use the tools you have on hand, along with those included, to turn your students into Mathemagicians!

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Early Numeracy, Math, RTI, Teach

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Happy October, y’all! So, a bazillion things to share and not near enough time.  Where on earth did I get the idea that being a stay-at-home-work-at-home-teacher-mom *might* be a little easier?  Ha! Notsomuch.  Someone commented recently and said that homeschooling is more of a routine as opposed to a schedule.  Sooooooo true.  We do school everyday, but […]

Catch Up: Fact or Fiction, Making 10, Word Work, and More!

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Apples, Bats, Early Numeracy, Fact or Fiction, Halloween, Math, Uncategorized, Word Work

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