If you like having Math manipulative centers, then these graphing mats are perfect for your little sorters to use. It will help them to master the objective of CCSS.Math.Content.K.CC.C.6 Identify whether the number of objects in one group is greater than, less than, or equal to the number of objects in another group, e.g., by using matching and counting strategies.1CCSS.Math.Content.K.MD.B.3 Classify objects into given categories; count the numbers of objects in each category and sort the categories by count.1
There are 16 different graphing mats. Several mats allow your students to sort 3 or 5 different objects in a vertical or horizontal way. Mirrored mats are prenumbered to help students to visually identify and correspond quantities with numbers up to 8. Run these mats and laminate for durability or run them on paper to have the students draw their own graphs. You choose.