Building Number Sense in First Grade - Make ten frames from recycled egg cartons and pom pom balls - perfect for small groups
Simple counting game and good way to sort items as well. Children can do math also. So much can be learned with this simple activity.
Use rocks with sticks for division symbol, sticks make x and +. This is a great way to introduce the concept of tally marks to kids. Lots of great math ideas and activities for young kids.