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 […]

## Calendar Time with Little Learners

Are you implementing calendar time in your class? Tt is beneficial to create a routine and expectations for calendar time. So what is your calendar made of…intentional instruction or monotonous routines? We started our calendar time and learning tubs this week, mainly because the weather has just been so HOT here in Texas and we […]

## Number Toss

Life is finally getting back to normal after moving into our new home. We still have a lot of work to do, but we have things unpacked to where we can find things. Now, it’s time to get back to our old routine, and that means back to our learning games! I’m so excited about […]