These 11 sets of key math concepts for early elementary help teach patterns, vocabulary, and important number sense. Included are teaching ideas and interactive math journal ideas to use with each set, as well as, how to set up math journals.
❇ ❇This set is for❇ ❇
➀ Teachers who want routine and low prep
engaging, meaningful calendar time
➁ Teachers who need naturally differentiated
➂ Worksheet free
options for how to have students engage during carpet or calendar time
❄ ❄ Here’s what you’ll get in this set: ❄ ❄
❶ 11 month
sets that can be used for centers or calendars
✔ ordinal and cardinal numbers (1st, 2, 3, 4th...)
✔ even and odd
✔ ten frames in even and odd
✔ 2D shapes in an equilateral and other shape pattern
✔ 3D shapes in a curved edge, straight edge pattern
✔ fractions focusing on identifying how a fraction is the same despite the shape it is represented with
✔ clocks in an hour and half hour pattern
✔ base ten blocks to 31
✔ base ten blocks with numbers between 1 and 100
✔ tally marks
✔ probability - work on either fractional probability or likely, unlikely, etc.
❷ lesson and journal
ideas plus explanations of the types of patterns that are in the calendar tiles
❸ explanation of how to set up worksheet free & low prep
❹ blank student calendar
to use in conjunction with or instead of a math journal
➎ special tiles and editable
tiles to cover any holiday or event at your school (the editable tiles come in a powerpoint file)
This set is included in my wavy class decor bundle
and my ocean theme class decor bundle.
Here's to fantastic calendar adventures in your classroom!
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