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### T's First Grade Class: Alphabetical Order Cups

We have been spending a lot of time outdoors lately trying to some energy out after the big kids are in school all day. Outdoors is also a great place to do some homework practice. While the big kids are practicing their math facts and spelling words my

### MEASUREMENT understand place value in EYFS. But, for preschool, simply measuring the distance traveled. closest to the tube, furthest, etc.

### Not Your Average Paper Clock craft: Lets face it: Learning how to tell time is tough. There are just so many rules to memorize. The hour hand is short. The minute hand counts by fives. The hour hand speaks first. All these rules in one spot

### This would be a great stagecraft set design project. Scaling down a piece of furniture for or something. From Fast Times of a Middle School Math Teacher: Scaling Up Candy Wrappers.

### Clothing study: Children count the (colored) dots on the sweater then find the correct number on the pants. It promotes math and matching.

### Number Line Math Games. Materials Needed for Number Line Addition and Number Line Subtraction games: A die labeled w/ & each on 2 sides. Counters to move along the game board. The Number Line game boards included in the file.

Montessori-Inspired Greater Than Less Than Alligator Math - link to a free printable and ideas for creating hands-on learning activities for greater than and less than