COUNTING BOWLS. Label each bowl with the numbers 1 to 10 and add the same number of dots corresponding with the number on each bowl. Then, assist your child with placing the same number of balls (while counting aloud) inside the corresponding bowl. Then Turn the bowls upside down to hide the balls underneath and lift up to count the balls again
£1 for 20 Christmas cups from the Pound Shop! Put them in order... close your eyes..... take one away... whats missing? close your eyes ... swap 2 over.... whats wrong? Using just cups 1 - 5 (initially) hide the christmas bell under one.... give clue to your friends... its under an odd number, even, 1 and 3 add up to this, double 2 etc! we've had great fun....
Math Coach's Corner: Using Math Stretches for a Daily Warm-Up. If you are a Laney Sammons fan, then you probably already know about Math Stretches. Part of the Guided Math framework is Morning Math Warm-Ups and Calendar Activities. Sammons explains that just like athletes warm up before a strenuous workout, mathematicians need to have a warm-up to get their brains focused on math.
Counting Activity Using a Geoboard. Here is something every teacher has in their classroom and can make on your own. So simple and a GREAT idea. Easy to go back and check student work and collect IEP data. Read more about this great idea and some others at: http://www.aneverydaystory.com/2014/06/03/number-letter-sequencing/