Sun Flower Fun – Count by

Sunflowers are beautiful and fun to grow!  You can grow them in the ground or in a pot.  There are several types of sun flowers, big and small.  I suggest using a larger variety for this activity.  When your sunflower is mature it is time to harvest the seeds.  Let’s use those seeds to practice Continue reading

Is it heavy or light?

Is a pencil heaver or lighter than a box of crayons?  This is a fun activity for all skill levels.  From learning the difference between heavy and light to predicting which will be heavier and lighter.  The possibilities are endless!  Come have fun exploring the weight of objects!

How long is a foot?

Measurement can be challenging but we can make it fun!  Let’s start by introducing students to 1 foot!  The easiest measurement to conceptualize.  1 foot, 2 feet, 3 feet and more!  This lesson is broken down into 3 levels.  And there is a bonus “bag of tricks” at the end of the lesson for different Continue reading

Candy Sorting

    All that Halloween candy!  Which is your favorite?  How many do you have of each kind?  Let’s find out with our Candy Sorting Activity!  And after we sort it we can count it, add with it, subtract it, find out which we have more and less of, and divide it as well!  Let’s Continue reading

Candy Counting

  What to do with all that Trick-or-Treat candy?  Let’s start with counting it and then move on to adding, subtracting, dividing it and finding out which candies you have the most of!  That is of course after you sort it all!  There are so many math activities you can do with Halloween candy.  Make Continue reading

Button Sort: Sorting

      This activity works on sorting by color, shape OR color and shape.  The buttons used were found at Lakeshore Learning Store.  You can also use these buttons to work on pincer grasp,  addition, subtraction, and division.