This HUGE packet has everything you will need to keep your math centers running in December (in your kindergarten class). It includes 25 math bins to keep your students working on their math skills in a fun and engaging format.
This month the themes include elves, Christmas, decorating houses, Santa, and snow.
There are centers for ALL levels of learners in your classroom and each center is aligned to the common core!
These are the games included:
Put The Kids In Order (cardinality)
Roll and Write (writing numbers)
Coin Ten Frames (coins)
Making Numbers (forming the teen numbers correctly-- play dough mats)
Decorate the Tree (1-1 correspondence)
Memory (counting base ten objects)
Make a Match (reading tally marks, numbers, and simple addition sentences)
Go Fish-Make 5
Writing Numbers (practice with writing and making numbers)
True or false? (simple addition sums-- fostering critical thinking for your high flying students)
It’s time to open presents (time to the hour and half hour)
Cover it up! (addition to 12 practice)
What is the sum? (addition to 10 practice)
Add it! (simple addition practice)
Greater or Less than 5 (addition sort for your high flyers)
Riddle me this (place value-- with base ten blocks)
What time will it snow? (time to the hour and half hour)
Race to decorate the tree! (counting by 2s, 5s, and 10s)
Add it up! (spin an addition problem)
Matching sums (addition support)
Ordering christmas houses (counting by 2s, 5s, and 10s)
Even or odd (students will read a number 1-24 and determine if the number is even or odd by using counters)
Spin 10 to avoid the coal (making 10)
Think math (word problems)
Cover the incorrect addend (addition support)
This month students will work on: simple addition problems (your high flying students will use this skill to critically think if problems are even/odd or true or false), number cardinality, reading and understanding base ten blocks, writing numbers to 24, counting by 2s, 5s, and 10s, reading and ordering numbers from 1-50, word problems, making teen numbers, cardinality, time to the hour and half hour, coins, and more!
Students will love these games and so will you. Most centers come with a recording sheet that will provide you with an assessment if you need one.
Please download the preview to see an up close look at some of the centers provided in this packet. This pack is differentiated to give your high flying students a challenge whereas providing you with games to play with your students who might need a little bit of extra support. This will make math FUN during the crazy month of December!
Common Core Standards:
**If you need FIRST GRADE math bins, I have monthly math bin packs aligned to the first grade standards in my store. There is even a yearly bundle that includes every month!**