This package includes everything you need to teach Patterning ENTIRE YEAR (aligned to the Ontario FDK/kindergarten curriculum).
Lessons are created on Keynote
with an included PowerPoint
version which can be downloaded to a Powerpoint version if you prefer. All supporting handouts are PDF
This package includes:
→ 8-page teacher guide including suggestions on using 3-part lessons, educator roles, centres and journals.
→ Learning Goals and Success Criteria with each lesson as well as rubrics for math journals/communication.
→ 2 three-part math lessons, each designed to last a full week!
→ Any required blackline masters
→ Rubrics and expectations for kindergarten math journals.
→ Outdoor inquiry ideas
→ Links to websites that can provide additional practice
Lessons included are:
→ Identifying Patterns
→ Extending Patterns
Each lesson includes:
→ Learning Goal and Success Criteria
→ A Minds On activity for each day of the week
→ 2 or 3 ‘action’ activities - at least one for an independent centre activity and a group task
→ Two guided group mini-lessons
→ Formative assessment
→ Outdoor inquiry activity(ies)
Interested in other Kindergarten Math Units?
Introduction to Math for Kindergarten - Getting off to a Successful Start
Number Sense & Numeration Unit - full year of Kindergarten Number Sense
Measurement Unit - full year of Kindergarten Measurement
Data Management Unit - full year of Kindergarten Data Management
Geometry Unit - full year of Kindergarten Geometry
Click here for other kindergarten products:
Long Range Plans - FDK
Daily Math Routines for Kindergarten
Picture Schedule Cards
Learning Stories and Documentation
FDK Expectations at a Glance
Teach Early Writing Package
Number Recognition Game