Circle Time Activities Starter Kit for Preschool & Elementary Special Education

Grade Levels
PreK - 3rd, Homeschool
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126 pages
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Do you struggle with keeping students engaged and on-task in group activities? This morning meeting kit is just what you need to keep your preschoolers or elementary students in special education communicating and engaged with calendar time. It will get you set for calendar time with music, movement, songs and stories, all in bright, colorful visual supports that are age-appropriate.

Read on or download the preview to check out exactly what is included.

***Please note that this product has limited utility with TpT's digital tool because it requires cutting out moving pieces. It has not been converted to a digital form.***

Included in this set are:

Calendar Months

Calendar months are included with decorations for events related to that month. I included 2 versions of October and December to accommodate schools in which holiday materials are not allowed.

Calendar Dates

Calendar date cards to teach date/number identification as well as understanding of home and school

--1 set of calendar numbers (1-31) with school buildings

--1 set of calendar numbers (1-31) with home

--holiday cards and special occasions (e.g., field day, special Olympics)*see preview for a full list (updated 4-30-17)

Days of the Week

-- Yesterday was, Today is and Tomorrow will be strips with symbols

--Days of the week with symbols to complete them

--Days of the week in colored cards, black and white cards, and colored print cards for matching and sequencing

Morning Meeting Schedule

--10 cards for each activity contained in the kit as well as class jobs so that students can predict the routine

How I Came to School

--Multiple cards of bus, van, walk (2 versions), bike, and car

--Board titles for choosing and counting how everyone came to school

Girls or Boys?

--8 boys and girls cards for children to identify their gender, count the boys and girls in the class and graph to determine whether there are more boys or girls.

--2 options of headers for a choice board and graphing board

Who’s Here

--2 options of board titles for a Who’s Here board along with at home and at school visuals for students to check in—you would add students’ pictures or names or have them sign in

Communication / Choice Boards

--1 song board and title for storing visuals of song choices

--12 song choice pictures

--1 story board and title for storing and presenting visuals for stories

--12 story choice pictures

--See the preview for more information about which songs and stories are included

Story Supports

--Story sequencing pictures for The Little Red Hen and There Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly

Song Supports

--Visual Supports and 3 boards for 5 Little Monkeys, 5 Little Ducks and Wheels on the Bus

How Do I Feel Today?

--2 types of boards with 3 versions of a 5-point scale

Exercise Board

--2 options for exercise boards with pictures of exercises


--1 Simple weather board with weather cards

This set goes well with my Weather Kids product


For more classroom setup materials for students with ASD

Autism Adapted Vocabulary Books Household Words BUNDLE

Chevron Autism Pre-K-Elementary Classroom Visual Bundle.


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If you have any questions or concerns about this product or things you would like to see changed, please contact me at my email in the product or in the preview and I’ll be happy to discuss it. If you have a need for additional colors or icons, please contact me and I will be happy to work with you.

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This product is copyrighted to Christine Reeve 2015 for use in one classroom. They may not be copied for additional classes without purchasing extra licenses. For bulk discounts, please email me at

Total Pages
126 pages
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Teaching Duration
1 Year
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