Our school and school board loves to see bump it up wall in our classroom. For it to be useful for our kindergarten students, they need to be able to understand how and when to use them. This is a skill that has to be taught over time, and so we like to make our… Continue reading Kindergarten Bump It Up Walls
I like to change my centers depending on the season that we are in. That way, students stay interested in what they are working on, and you can keep working on the same skills without boring them! We used these fall centers for the past few months, and now I have changed them out to include… Continue reading Winter Math and Literacy Centers
We began to learn about patterning last week, and we have had fun using different materials to practice making patterns. Read to the end of this post to download some free anchor posters. We love to use hands-on activities when we are learning how to pattern. Letting students use concrete materials helps them to understand… Continue reading Learning About Patterns
We have just finished up our unit on sorting and it is always my favourite math strand to cover. It gives us an opportunity to use a variety of fun manipulatives, and explore different materials. Here are a few of our centers, make sure you go all the way to the end to find the… Continue reading Sorting in Kindergarten with a FREEBIE
This past week our kindergarten classroom has been filled with fun activities and provocations. We also went to the pumpkin farm and continued with our fun fall-inspired activities. We have such a wonderfully creative class, and it is so easy to set up provocations for them. It makes our job so much easier, and we… Continue reading Take a Look Back with me! (#16)
I have added three new activities to my Easy Print and Prep Kindergarten Math Centers Bundle. I try to stay clear of using worksheets in our kindergarten classroom- I prefer to use hands-on activities and I find that students learn just as much, but they enjoy playing much more! Here is a deeper look into… Continue reading New Hands-On Math Centers!
After showing the Pick it! Write it! Build it! Work mats for letters and sight words to a co-worker, she had a great idea for me to make it as math center too. So I put together another set of that work with numbers and math sentences! Students can use this work mat with the… Continue reading Math Work Mats to build Number Sense