This FREE activity is perfect for working on number recognition, counting, and ten frames! It makes a perfect early kindergarten math center. Simply "pick a pencil," write its number and fill in the ten frames on the recording sheet!
Clothespin Math on a clothes hanger! Easy to make, and self explanatory. I'm thinking a wire clothes hanger would work better, so the clothes pins are easy to slide back and forth (almost like an abacus).
Like this idea for developing subitising skills by recognising the Numicon pieces quickly, simple addition, counting on skills. Would be great for children with poor number recognition. Fab idea for an EYFS snakes and ladders.
Integrating math into everything is key for learning and practicing the skills. This activity involves counting during morning meeting for attendance with the class. It also helps build a positive and welcoming classroom environment.