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 tokens to explore [...]
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 actively involved in [...]
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 [...]
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 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 household products, they might even be inspired to try the activities at home.
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 inspiration in [...]
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 [...]
Getting organized for a new school year has taken me most of the summer! One task has been to organize all my small loose parts for play in collection jars for easy use and finding and storage.
I enjoy filling our outdoor classroom with all kinds of interesting things for the children to explore and one of my latest additions was a set of DIY rainbow rocks.
Today's simple math process was a fun way to put our math tokens to good use in our preschool classroom!