Lots of winter activities This one would be cute with a little bucket or something next to it for students to write guesses on and than check at the end of the week or to keep written in their math journal

DATA ANALYSIS, PROBABILITY AND CONNECTION. Children need to classfy the shoes they are wearing. They sort acoording to the attributes and organize data in a graph. Children use connections among mathematical ideas; they could sort their shoes at home and

Live plants and flowers for the children to explore, smell, take pictures of, draw write about. I like the idea of clipboards for the children to draw what they see.

Counting Patterning with Play Dough, Spaghetti Beads - fab for developing fine motor skills, practising counting, recognising numerals making simple patterns

Measurement Inquiry - For CAP classrooms, this could double in the discovery center with a graph (children put their name under the color they think has the most)-- Use non-breakable PLASTIC jars and hot glue the lids on.

(Team Building) STEM Activity: Marshmallow Building Challenge - Give each group of kids 20 pieces of spaghetti, 1 yard of tape, 1 yard of string, and 1 giant marshmallow. Whoever builds the tallest structure wins!