Apples Up On Top Math & Literacy Centers, & Story Stretchers

Grade Levels
PreK - 2nd
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100 pages
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Love the classic book? Us too! These activities Apples Up On Top are kid favorites!!

Extend the fun with numeracy, literacy, and center

activities perfect for little learners! Your students will delight in all of the fun,

engaging and purposeful activities!

Apples Up On Top! Math & Literacy Centers, & Story Stretchers includes the following:

Growing Array Anchor Charts, game mats,

mini-lessons, painting surprises, loadable dice game, practice pages ( differentiated

by “5 on Top” and “10 on Top” (number sense & numeral handwriting),

writing extensions, array puzzles, 6 apple number puzzles, stick puppets,

Apples on Top Poster with poem craftivity, & extension transformations with Pumpkins,

Santas and Bunnies!!

Bulletin board set, Numeral cards (Wood cards and Apple cards), Apple counters

in color and black and white. Number sense anchor charts 1 – 10 (large & small, and oh sooooo cute!)

Play BUMP! (four different versions included)

Apples Up On Top growing array anchor charts and game mats can be used in MANY ways! Use the counters included in this resource or use other counters you have on hand such as erasers, buttons, pom-poms, bottle lids etc.

Lots of game mats included!! Use them for. . . .

•Students needing more support to practice creating

a given set (matching numerals is an option here too)

•Tell story problems, students show quantities and find sums

•Comparing two quantities and dramatizing story problems

Use loadable dice cards to load your soft dice, (Amazon)

small groups or partners can roll to:

•Count and create a set equal to the dice

•Count and match the equal set on the array chart

•Place a game token on the animal under the set,

see who covers all first

•Each roll, count out on mat then compare, who has less?

Who has more? Equal?

My kids LOVE this unit! I hope yours do too! Share pictures of this unit in action on

my Facebook page, I would love to see!

❤ Thanks!

Pam Davidson

Little Bird Kindergarten

©2016 Pam Davidson Little Bird Kindergarten All Rights Reserved

Not for sharing physically, digitally or for public display, single classroom use only.

Please purchase additional licenses for additional users.

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