Tag: math

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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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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Dominoes on the tinker table
Dominoes are a wonderful tool for play and I have a collection of dominoes that I pull out every school year for the children to explore. On this...
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More with math bags
Over the past four years, I have blogged off and on about our math bags so I thought I would bring a little update to our use of the math bags...
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