Pocket Chart Activities - Inserts for Sounds, Shapes, Numbers and Colors: tired of spending a lot of time on math and ELA instructional resources? Look no further! This download contains everything you need for teaching instruction AND grouping learning centers.
These cards are ideal when introducing letters, rhyming words, numbers (in various formats), colors, 2D and 3D shapes. You can then assign students grouping tasks to reinforce your teaching concepts.
52 Initial sounds letter and picture cards with clear illustrations to reinforce each sound in context.
80 Rhyming words picture cards ideal for developing your students phonemic awareness and reading prediction skills.
55 Picture cards for grouping 11 common colors, an essential skill in laying the foundations for mathematical concepts.
80 Number picture cards (1-20) which can be used in a variety of games and activities focusing on counting and cardinality.
66 2D and 3D shapes picture cards with photographs for identifying and discussing features of shapes in the environment.
Grouping mats for each of the above listed resources
No access to color printing?
Not a problem! All of the picture cards are included in both color and black and white line art. With the exception of the color mats all of the sorting mats are in black and white.
Do your students have different learning styles?
This resource can be easily used in a variety of games and activities to address all four learning styles: visual, auditory, reading-writing and kinesthetic.
Do you have students whom speak English as an additional language?
This resource requires no prior knowledge and can be used when introducing new concepts and also as an assessment tool. The picture cards can be used as flash cards to assess your students language or math vocabulary levels. In addition, you can assign grouping activities to assess their depth of understanding.
Do you teach a wide range of abilities?
Differentiation is easy with this resource. Simply select the cards best suited to the individual levels of your students. To make each grouping activity less or more challenging vary the number of cards used.
Are you teaching outside the US?
Please note that this resource includes an additional file to allow for US/UK spelling variations (with "colour" rather than "color" and "grey" rather than "gray" sorting mats).
Grouping mats - 98 pages
Color picture cards - 69 pages
Black and white picture cards - 52 pages
Key - 2 pages
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