Halloween is right around the corner. It’s such an exciting time for little ones between the costumes and the tons of candy they receive! But you can also bring some fun, engaging learning activities during this time even with all the craziness. Bring the candy to the table with these fun Halloween counting mats! Perfect […]


It’s that time of year where you see those creepy crawling spiders everywhere in stores. Those are the only spiders that I allow in my house, and I can handle it for the short amount of time! Of course, when I found these fun spider erasers, a spider counting game to mind. And it’s perfect […]

September Literacy and Math Centers

Being a teacher keeps you busy! With all the different activities you have to plan, you spend every minute you have planning your lessons. Have you ever forgotten one part of your lesson plan after it was too late? For me, it was always my math and literacy centers. But I got smart! My September […]

Shape Activities and Printables for Little Learners

I’m a literacy lover…getting my Masters of Education in Reading makes that pretty evident.  So, when it comes to teaching math in the classroom I often felt like I was doing a terrible job.  My brain does not go the math route.  And trying to convince my learners that math was amazing got a little […]

Football Math Center for Little Fans

Football is here!  The boys in my house are rejoicing.  However, the Fantasy Football obsession I could do without.  This football math center is perfect for the football fans in your classroom.  Even better, the ways to use this activity are endless. Football Math Using learners’ interests to get them engaged is no secret.  The […]

Free Halloween Math Number Mats

I can’t have enough number mats in my math cabinet.  Numbers mats are simple for learners to use, perfect for thematic units and review number sense in one page.  These free Halloween math mats are perfect for some spooky learning. What are number mats? Number mats are a resource that I have on hand for […]