**March Math and Literacy Centers** is 248 pages full of fun hands-on math and literacy centers that are perfect for your kindergartners to help build a strong foundation in math, number sense and literacy skills. All the centers are

**common core aligned** and encourage independence. Students will love the colorful graphics! There are over

** 28 complete math and literacy activities** that are sure to make your centers a blast!

Each center includes:

** Teacher Direction Page** for quick referencing and a list of needed materials and copying instructions for each activity

**"I Can Statements"** to foster student independence.

**Rotation Labels** for teacher use as visual rotation cards, which allows students to see center choices.

**Bin Labels** for easy labeling and storage.

**Storage Tips and Tools** each unit comes with binder labels and instructions for quick and easy storage.

**Recording Sheet** to hold students accountable.

** Answer Key** comes with activities where a key is needed.

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**March Literacy Centers:**
**Lion/Lamb Letters:** students will order uppercase and lowercase letters and write the letters on a recording sheet. There are also several printables to fill in missing letters or focus on uppercase or lowercase letters. (RF.K.1.D, L.K.1.A)

**What’s the Vowel Buzz:** students will identify CVC pictures, stretch the sounds in the word and isolate the medial sound to find the vowel in the middle. (RF.K.2.D)

**Hop to it CVC Rhymes:** students will use rhyming and beginning sounds to determine how to spell a CVC word. (RF.K.2.E)

**“Bee”ginning Blends:** students will sort words by blends and either write or color the blend on a recording sheet. (RF.K.3)

**CVC “O”ver the Rainbow:** students will identify the CVC picture and stretch out the sounds in the word to find the beginning and ending letters. (RF.K.2.D)

**CVC Shamrock Puzzles:** students will match the CVC picture to the word to complete the shamrock puzzle. (RF.K.2.D)

**Twisted Sight Words:** students will unscramble "twisted" sight words to reveal the new sight word. (RF.K.3.C)

**It’s Raining Sight Words:** students will build a sight word using rain drops. (RF.K.3.c)

**Sight Word Search:** students will search the room for sight words and write the words (choice of 36 words). (RF.K.3.C)

**Roll and Build a Treasure:** students will practice writing sight words in a fun independent game to help the leprechaun find his gold. (RF.K.3.C)

**Weather Word List:** students will learn how to make a list using the mini-word ring. (RF.K.3.C)

**My Weather Journal:** students will use writing and observations to complete a weather journal.

**Weather Word Write:** students will learn new vocabulary words when they write weather terms. (RF.K.3.C)

**Weather Words Sentence Building Activities:** students will practice building sentences, work on spacing words, capital letters and punctuation.

(RF.K.1.B, RF.K.1.C, L.K.2.A, L.K.2.B)

**Weather Reproducible:** students will read and fill in the missing word with this interactive emergent reader. (RF.K.3.C, RF.K.4)

**March: Lion or Lamb:** students will predict the weather in the beginning and ending of March.

**March Math Centers:**
**Counting on with Gold:** students will choose a coin (11-20) and write the two numbers that follow. (K.CC.A.1, K.CC.A.3)

**Leprechaun Coin Count** students will count nickels by 5's to help the leprechaun count his money. (K.CC.A.2, K.CC.A.3)

**“Egg”cellent Number Order:** students will order numbers from least to greatest. (K.CC.A.2, K.CC.A.3)

**Odd and Even Birds:** students will sort and write odd and even numbers. (K.CC.A.1)

**Buggy Bonds:** students will observe the relationship between numbers using bonds. (K.OA.A.2, K.OA.A.3)

**Shamrock Tally:** students will match numbers to tally's to complete a shamrock puzzle and then practice writing writing both. (K.CC.B.4, K.CC.B.5)

**Crazy Bird Base Ten:** students will look deeper at numbers to see how they are made up of tens and ones. (L.K.1.A, K.NBT.A.1)

**Carrot Count:** students will continue to build numbers using twenty frames. (K.CC.B.4, K.CC.B.5)

**The Greatest Worm:** students will compare numbers and use the appropriate symbol. (K.CC.B.7)

**Time for Spring:** students will read digital clocks (hour/half hour) and then draw the hands to match on an analog clock. (K.MD)

**Spring Addition:** students will add groups of objects and then use numbers to represent them. (K.CC.A.3, K.OA.A.1)

**Caterpillar Subtraction:** students will use objects to subtract and then write number sentences on a recording sheet. (K.CC.A.3, K.OA.A.1)

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