This file contains a printable center for sorting groups by the number of objects in each group and recording the groups. K.MD.3.
The student sorts their baggie of :"gumbals" by the color of the gumballs. After sorting, they count the number of gumballs in each group and place them in the correct gumball maching. Optional: The students then records their answer by drawing the gumballs.
File includes printable work mat, teacher directions and studemt directions.
Teacher prep: provide a baggie of small round objects with sets of 1 through 6, each in a different color. Provide one baggir per child at center, unless doing partner work.. Make your own by cutting foam into small circles.