Back to School Math and Literacy Activities

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Barbara Kilburn
Grade Levels
PreK - 1st, Homeschool
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135 pages
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This activity pack is perfect way to start your school year!!! Teach basic foundational skills in a fun and engaging way! Both color and black and white versions are available of each activity--simply print what you need!

The following activities are included:

Literacy Items:
1. "I Like School!" full color big book, pocket chart, student version and sight word work for the words I, like & the (3 different student pages).
2. School Vocabulary/Read the Room 16 different word cards and student recording sheets
3. I Like School! Writing activities
4. Lunch Box Syllables--pocket chart sorting activity with two different student worksheets
5. Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down rhyming--20 different rhyming cards and two different student worksheets
6. Upper/Lowercase letter puzzles and student recording sheets

Math Items:
1. How do we get to school? graphing activity
2. Back to school patterning for AB, AAB, ABC, AABB & ABB patterns. Two different student worksheets as well as blank patterning sheets to create your own patterns.
3. The Shapes on the Bus math craftivity
4. Roll-a-School Supply

Total Pages
135 pages
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Classify objects into given categories; count the numbers of objects in each category and sort the categories by count.
Correctly name shapes regardless of their orientations or overall size.
Identify shapes as two-dimensional (lying in a plane, “flat”) or three-dimensional (“solid”).
Demonstrate understanding of the organization and basic features of print.
Recognize and name all upper- and lowercase letters of the alphabet.


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