Mathematics

Hurrah for math in preschool!
Our students love to fill their math bags with little objects from home then share them with the class. We get in all kinds of interesting math...
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The number line game!
The number line is a very simple game that invites the children to use their whole bodies. As you know, young children learn best when they are...
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Hurray for number lines!
Who knew that number lines could be so much fun? Well my students and I found out just how much fun they can be during one of our recent math bag...
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Exploring math with a holiday graph in pre-k
I have a nice collection of holiday trinkets that I have built up over my years of teaching and these trinkets make wonderful loose parts for play...
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Let’s make a pattern!

Today’s invitation to make a simple pattern was connected to our recent exploration of circles…

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How many things can your hands hold?
We are always using our hands to hold things so I set up an invitation to explore how many things our paper hands (or real hands) can hold at the...
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High five for hands!
I made up a little high five game on our clip boards for the children to try. My goal was to encourage the children to explore a little counting...
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Designing with Qtips on the math table
I love offering the children everyday, simple things, like Qtips, to design and create with. I always hope that by supplying the children common...
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Raindrop graphing on the flannel board
The flannel board is such a great teaching tool when you think outside the box a bit. This week, we turned the flannel board into a raindrop...
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At play on the math table
As each new school year comes around, I add a little something here and there to spruce up the learning environment and to give me a little new...
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