PRESCHOOL Set up a simple fine motor activity to work on letter recognition. This letter matching activity can be set up various ways depending on your child's skill level: alphabetical order, uppercase/ lowercase letter recognition, sequencing, etc!
Clothespins on Hangers to practice alphabetical order (leave out some letters? write words on clothes pins? Lots could be done with this idea. Order clothespin numbers on a separate hanger that looks like a number line.
I do this at the beginning of the year to work on name recognition but I really like how this graph is set up! This would go great with the Chrysanthemum stuff I do the first week!
Fine Lines: Grade: newspaper collage cats inspired by Denise Fiedler
I have lots of Uno cards! Our Kindergarten Journey: "To develop the whole child we must develop the mathematical child.
spelling words w/ clothes pin letters (fine motor and literacy) we could use it for name recognition- capital and lowercase letter matching or for simple sight words. Very awesome and super easy!
FREE math centers--laminate boards and use lego to display number amounts (ZA?
Two Preschool Math Activities with Duplo Legos
Two Preschool Math Activities with Duplo Legos - Frugal Fun For .
Art Projects for Kids: Student Art from Georgia Collage/book pages/watercolors
Good idea- make sure students punch over a tray or cookie sheet, because it can get messy! Make a number book.
One devises the code, the other may guess
Alphabet museum: Inspired by Montessori alphabet boxes. Imagine the buzz when your students come into the classroomroom and discover a new item in the museum, or two items that have switched places overnight . excitement in learning!
Idea for math game
I have alphabet buttons that could be used!
Flip TEN-Fun addition card game from Guided Math! Flip two cards over. If the sum of the two cards equals they keep the cards and replace the cards with two more from the deck. The game ends when there are no more matches.
Fine Lines: Collage Cats. Look at cat pics first & note basic geometric shapes in cats.