First Grade Facts: December 2011

First Grade Facts: December 2011

Great anchor charts for K and 1st grade math. Could even make tip books for student work stations so these strategies are always close at hand as kids are learning them!

Telling Time Song - anchor chart for telling time ~ Sing to I'm a Little Teapot.

Toss and Talk Ball! Perfect for a classroom party

Valentine's Day Party Games

toss n talk for all questions or task kids have to complete.must answer the question or complete the task under their right thumb. Would be great for a first slumber party game. Let the girls get to know each other.

Put numbers one one die...dots that match your bingo dotters on the other die.  Roll them both and make the number of dots in the color shown :)

What a fun game! Make two dice: one with numbers, and one with colors. Roll the dice, then use dot stamps to make that number of dots in that color on your paper. My adaption would be to have the dice be a doubles dice to practice double math facts

Math Coach's Corner: The Importance of 10.  And easy workstation for practicing combinations that make 10.

The Importance of 10

Math Coach's Corner: The Importance of 10 - math workstation using playing cards (with the face cards taken out). Great for subitizing!

Opinion for primary

Christmas Math Activities: Data/graphs for the holidays to use with my kiddos. Great way to begin math each day for the weeks in December.

Well a MUCH better week this week and a long weekend! Whoohoooo!   Here are some of my math interactive notes, I love how math is coming tog...

Lots of great math notebook ideas including this one for creating "factor rainbows." Use FACTOR RAINBOWS every year!

Great and inexpensive kindergarten math/shape ideas on this site.

Shapes Anchor Chart - and great post on teaching shapes in a constructive, meaningful way.

First Grade Smiles: Oh October, where did you come from?

Making great idea! First Grade Smiles Done as partners ~ Each student had ten cubes of one color and a blank copy of the chart. As a class, traded one color cube with our partner and colored in our chart to match. Fantastic to reach all learners: o

Recta numèrica

Easy Number Line Manipulative with foam board, a pipe cleaner and a bead. Make for skip counting? Or fractional parts of a number line? Empty number line for add/subtract?

Quantity Discrimination

These are great-- I will use them this upcoming school year! Bohaty's Kindergarten Kingdom variety of math station activities I like: number pockets -- match numeral and dots number chain -- numeral order number tic-tac-toe -- number aware