**May Math and Literacy Centers** is 212 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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**May Literacy Centers:**
**Write the Room with the Zoo:** students will determine the missing letter in each animal word. (RF.K.2.D)

**Rub-a-Dub CVC in the Tub:** students will identify a CVC picture and stretch out each sound in order to build the word. (RF.K.2.D)

**How well Can You spell?:** printable for a fun CVC spelling test.

**Turtle Egg Mix-UP**: students will unscramble sight words and write the correct word on the recording sheet. (RF.K.3.C)

**Real or Not Real Ocean Animals:** students will determine which word (out of two choices) is the real word and record their findings. (RF.K.3.A)

**The Magic Oct“e”pus:** students will work with magic "e" and write the whole word on the recording sheet. (RF.K.2.B)

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

**Pond Life Write:** students will learn new vocabulary words when they write about animals found in the pond. (RF.K.3)

**Pond Life Word List and Activities:** students will learn how to make a list using the mini word ring. (RF.K.3)

**What Lives in a Pond?:** students will read and fill in the missing word with this interactive emergent reader. (RF.K.4)

**Pond Book of Words:** students will continue to practice writing words using their word ring set. They will make a mini-book to take home to share their special words with their family. (RF.K.3)

**Pond Life Flip Book:** students will make a fun peek-a-boo word book. (RF.K.3)

**Pond Life Mixed-Up Sentences:** 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)

**May Math Centers:**
**Big Bubbles By Tens:** students will practice counting by tens and write the missing number. (K.NBT.A.1)

**Before and After a Tadpole:** students will work with teen numbers and determine the number that comes before and after. (K.CC.A.2, K.CC.A.3)

**Mother’s Day Flower Flip:** students will use chip counters and determine the greatest number. (K.CC.A.2, K.CC.A.3)

**The Greatest Number Zoo:** students will order 4 numbers from least to greatest. (K.CC.A.2, K.CC.B.4.C)

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

**Twenty Frame Pond Buddies:** students will continue to build numbers using twenty frames. (K.CC.B.4, K.CC.B.5)

**Time for the Beach:** students will match a digital clock to an analog clock and record the time on a recording sheet (hour/half hour). (K.MD.A.1)

**Hungry, Hungry Alligator Set 1:** students will compare numbers and use the appropriate symbol. (K.CC.C.7)

**Hungry, Hungry Alligator Set 2:** students will compare numbers and use the appropriate symbol. (K.CC.C.7)

**Lily Pad Race:** students will determine if addition sentences are true or false and color. (K.CC.A.3, K.OA.A.1)

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

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

**Collect, Graph and Write:** students will count ocean animals and then they will graph their findings. (K.MD.B.3)

**Ocean Animal Tally:** students will use the count and then tally ocean animals. (K.CC.B.4, K.CC.B.5)

**Missing Number Mystery:** students will fill in the missing number on a hundreds chart. (K.CC.A.3, 1.NBT.A.1)

**Hundreds Chart Race:** students will race to fill in a hundreds chart. (K.CC.A.3, 1.NBT.A.1)

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