Elf and Christmas math activities! Multi-sensory and differentiated! Hands-on math activity for your magic elf, Christmas, December, and classroom elf themed literacy centers, literacy workstations, or literacy tubs. The perfect way to explore early math concepts in your pre-k, preschool, or special education classroom!
*Please note that this activity is included in my Elf Bundle - Christmas Literacy and Math Activities for Preschool and Kindergarten . If you purchase that money-saving product bundle, you do not need to purchase this product.
This product contains Christmas elf themed math mats for numbers 1-20. Each mat contains five separate sections for exploring each number in many different ways.
Children can explore numbers by:
✔ finger tracing the large numeral
✔ using play dough or waxed yarn to fill in the large numeral shape
✔ numeral writing practice
✔ finger counting/subitizing
✔ constructing numbers using ten frames
✔ constructing numbers using printable candy cane strips.
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The set contains the following:
✔ 20 number mats
✔ 20 finger counting cards
✔ 20 ten frame cards
✔ 2 colors of printable candy cane strips
✔ plus ideas for using the mats.
What are teachers saying about this resource?
"We've been using these for the last week as a math center and the kids love them!"
"This is a very fun activity that provides multiple ways to work on number sense and number recognition."
"my students are loving this!!!"
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