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 […]

## Making Five Math Game

Preschool math is a building block to skills learners are expected to perform in elementary school. Counting, one-to-one correspondence, and number sense are necessities in early childhood classrooms. Teachers can help learners explore number sense by using hands-on materials and engaging math games. This making five math game is perfect for a fun number sense […]

## 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 […]

## Mouse Counting Math Activity

Creating a math block that involves guided math means making the most out of mini-lessons. Incorporating read-alouds into math instruction is the perfect solution. This mouse counting math activity is an engaging and fun mini-lesson for little learners. Mouse Count The mouse books by Ellen Stoll Walsh are great to use in early childhood classrooms. […]

## August Math Centers

At the beginning of the school year, I want my learners to get started right away with math centers. This is how we structure our math block the entire year, so setting up a routine is key for a year of successful math instruction. The first week of school my learners will find manipulatives in […]

## Unicorn Number Mats

My little learners cannot get enough practice with their numbers. They are always improving their numeral formation, counting and number sense. Creating a variety of number mats allows them to practice their math skills in a new fun way. What You Need These number mats are a perfect addition to any fairy tale theme you […]