Jack and the Beanstalk – Math Ideas
This week we began the tale of Jack and the Beanstalk. Today I thought I would share a few of the math activities we have been doing. They are obvious ideas but perhaps new in the application in this story! I wanted to take the concepts of 'enormous' and 'giant' and bring them to life with math. The Giant's Hand and Estimation I had a super large hand photocopied on paper that we estimated how many beans would fit in the palm of the 'giant's' hand. Guesses ranged from 4 to 1000. We counted…
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Jack and the Beanstalk Activities
Jack and the Beanstalk activities for kindergarten and first grade. Unit includes writing, reader's theater, science, and math for a great STEM pack!
Jack and the Beanstalk Math
After reading Jack and the Beanstalk, we counted A LOT of beans. First, as a class, we counted how many beans fit in the giants hand (I ju...
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