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P/J Teaching Tips & Lessons

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Interesting games, lessons, activities that promote learning to primary / juniors.

Kirsten Balanza
Magic Spoon idea for cvc words - final letters on paper and first letter on a Magic Golden Spoon! This activity can be modified per grade level for elementary grades. Example is from a kindergarten class. This activity is to help with phonics. Phonics Activities, Reading Activities, Teaching Reading, Phonics Games For Kids, Phonological Awareness Activities, Word Family Activities, Work Activities, Guided Reading, Kindergarten Literacy

Magic spoon! free printable :)

I recently saw this great idea on PINTEREST.....I knew I wanted to make my own. This is such a fun, cheap and easy center to make for word work. Here is a sample of my version.... This center is easy to change depending on your word list AND it is very cheap. I got a box of 24 gold spoons for 3 dollars at Party City! :) The site TEACHER BITS AND BOB : Click here to go there has 3 free pages of printables!!!! Thanks so much for sharing your amazing idea! :)

The Princess and the Tot: What's on the Tray? Beginning sounds, nuts and bolts, sorting, counting, etc. Alphabet Activities, Literacy Centers, Classroom Activities, Autism Classroom, Reading Centers, Learning Letters, Fun Learning, Preschool Activities, Learning Spanish

What's on the Tray?

I'm a little late posting my trays this week, but I hope you enjoy them! We aren't following a theme this week, just working on some fun skills! Beginning Sound Sort Sort the items in the bowl by their beginning sound. Nuts & Bolts One of our favorites: Match each nut to the correctly sized bolt and screw it on. Washcloth Folding Fold each washcloth into 1/4ths, then stack. Button Sorting Sort the buttons by the number of holes each has. Counting Straws Place the correct number of straws…

Geometry and spatial sense Math Problem-Solving Week Geometric Shapes - Kindergarten Kindergarten Math Classroom, Kindergarten Math, Teaching Math, Math Stations, Math Centers, Math Resources, Math Activities, Geometry 2nd Grade Activities, Math Games

Math Problem-Solving Week 7: 2-Dimensional Geometric Shapes

Here is the first week of my Shapes Unit. These are just the problems--I do lots and lots of other activities to get the kids exploring and really thinking about the attributes of shapes. I will detail specific activities tomorrow in a warm-up post. But for now, here are some problems! This is a very hands-on unit. I provide my students with lots pattern blocks and other shape tiles so that they can explore and manipulate shapes in a very concrete manner. Pattern Blocks Square Color Tiles…

Love this for word families! Decorate can for any skill, abc,,, word families.A Differentiated Kindergarten: Back To School Panic Time and Something That Could Help Your Own BTS Planning. Phonics Activities, Language Activities, Classroom Activities, Phonological Awareness Activities, Word Family Activities, Time Activities, Classroom Decor, Differentiated Kindergarten, Kindergarten Classroom

Back To School Panic Time and Something That Could Help Your Own BTS Planning. - Differentiated Kindergarten

I am officially in panic mode for Back To School. When you walk into Office Max, Walmart, Target or wherever and this is what you see, it has a tendency to send chills right down even the most seasoned teacher. I’m raising my hand to say I’m in terror mode and need to get going on …

Shapes Work Station or Centre Activity Simple small group activity learning about shapes- great for maths centres or work stations.Simple small group activity learning about shapes- great for maths centres or work stations. Preschool Classroom, Preschool Activities, Preschool Learning Centers, Preschool Shape Activities, Montessori Preschool, Montessori Elementary, Reggio Emilia Preschool, Preschool Education, Learning Objectives

Basic Shapes Work Station or Centre Activity

This basic shapes activity provides children with the opportunity to explore and create with shapes. It teaches shape recognition and their attributes.

This simple color scavenger hunt for kids is unbelievably easy to throw together and works as a great outdoor activity for kids, summer activity for kids, kids camping activity, color learning activity, and preschool color activity! Preschool Color Activities, Camping Activities For Kids, Babysitting Activities, Camping With Kids, Camping Ideas, Outdoor Camping, Fun Summer Activities, Children Activities, Outdoor Activities For Preschoolers

Simple Color Scavenger Hunt for Kids

This simple color scavenger hunt for kids is unbelievably easy to throw together last minute and the kids have fun with it every single year. Great outdoor activity for kids, summer activity for kids, kids camping activity, color learning activity, and preschool color activity.

Miss Kindergarten: The First Week of School and Classroom Pictures Shape poems Preschool Learning, Kindergarten Classroom, Preschool Activities, Preschool Shapes, Classroom Setup, Kindergarten Graduation, Learning Games, Future Classroom, Miss Kindergarten

Learning about Shapes! {free shape poems} (Freebielicious)

Throughout the first week of school, our focus during math is introducing 2D shapes. I made some fun posters to help my students remember the names and properties of each shape {and they referred to t

26 Fun and Easy Activities and Crafts for Kids on Cold Winter Days - MyKingList. - Montessori , 26 Fun and Easy Activities and Crafts for Kids on Cold Winter Days - MyKingList. 26 Fun and Easy Activities and Crafts for Kids on Cold Winter Days. Motor Activities, Sensory Activities, Preschool Activities, Sensory Wall, Sensory Rooms, Indoor Activities, Sensory Boards, Therapy Activities, Games For Kids

32 idées low cost pour les parents qui recherchent une nouvelle façon d'amuser leurs enfants

Beaucoup de parents pensent qu'amuser un enfant demande du temps, de l'argent et des efforts. Il n'y a rien de plus faux : les enfants n'ont souvent pas besoin du jouet à la mode très cher, ou d'être…

Great math centers for your kindergarten classroom to work on number sense, Number Sense Activities, Number Sense Kindergarten, Kindergarten Math Activities, Preschool Math, Math Classroom, Teaching Math, Les Mathes, Math Intervention, Primary Maths

More Number Sense Activities | Creative Kindergarten

I love having simple number sense math activities for the beginning of the school year. Centers that can challenge students and provide hands-on learning experiences. I put together this number sense pack with that in mind. I made it colorful and bright to be inviting and fun for our new students! The first activity is… Continue reading More Number Sense Activities

What a practical shape anchor chart! Math Resources, Math Activities, Fun Math, 3d Shapes Activities, Learning Shapes, Math Art, Elementary Math, Kindergarten Classroom, 3d Shapes Kindergarten

SPRING SALE & Common Core Math! 3D Shapes FUN!

This is perfect! I'm teaching 2-D and 3-D shapes but only within my science unit on structures. This will help so much! And conveniently integrate with my poetry unit!!

Free kindergarten activities and worksheets. free printables for kindergarten learning. Tons of awesome literacy and math worksheets to engage your students to learn about spring, summer , fall and winter with fun. Shapes Worksheet Kindergarten, Kindergarten Math Activities, Math Literacy, Guided Math, Math Classroom, Math Resources, Teaching Math, Teaching Ideas, Math Worksheets

Spring Math and Literacy No Prep Printables Kindergarten | Distance Learning

Download free printables at preview. Shape sorting. Spring Math and Literacy No Prep - Kindergarten

I'm not ready to fully accept it, but Josie is phasing out naps. That glorious 2 hours of daily solitude has dwindled down to 45 minutes. Kindergarten Math Games, Preschool Lessons, Math Classroom, Teaching Math, Math Lessons, Math Activities, Daily Math, School Fun, School Stuff

solo counting

I'm not ready to fully accept it, but Josie is phasing out naps. That glorious 2 hours of daily solitude has dwindled down to 45 minutes. ...

The Activity Mom: Christmas Lights Color Matching Preschool Christmas Activities, Preschool Themes, Preschool Activities, Preschool Winter, Preschool Projects, Language Activities, Winter Activities, Christmas Mom, Christmas Crafts For Kids

Christmas Lights Color Matching - The Activity Mom

Free, printable Christmas Lights Color Matching is a part of The Activity Mom's Christmas Activity Advent Countdown for preschoolers and toddlers.

I showed the students the book called “Snowflakes” by: Kenneth Libbrecht. It is a collection of magnified snowflake pictures taken in vari. Winter Activities, Christmas Activities, Art Activities, Winter Art Projects, Craft Projects, Lessons For Kids, Art Lessons, Snowflake Pictures, Art For Kids

Our Snowflake Inquiry Further Learning!

I showed the students the book called “Snowflakes” by: Kenneth Libbrecht. It is a collection of magnified snowflake pictures taken in various coloured backgrounds. The students were captivated by the beauty that they saw in each picture. They “looked closely” and were able to see just how unique each snowflake was. As a learning extension, the students chose a snowflake from the book to sketch, paying close attention to the number of lines, type of pattern, and shape of their chosen…