I have used this is my classroom for three years. It works like a charm. The students love to see how many gum balls they can earn during the given time. I have either set the timer for the full amount of work time or set it for smaller increments of time
Guiding Firsties: Math FREE Lesson Plan and Curriculum Map
Free Subtraction Word Problems to 20! Great math center or subtraction activity for first grade or end of kindergarten. #SubtractionFreebies #firstgrade #playdoughtoplato #mathfreebies
Love this ideas for building sight words using pool noodles and paper towel holders. So cheap and easy but the kids love it! It's tactile, hands on, and QUIET! So easy to implement in literacy centers or small groups. Students can build each sight word or
This LEGO DUPLO Shadow Theatre is a great way to teach your little performer about light and shade, and you can experiment with all different kinds of actors and storylines. (You know that one about the duck, the fish and the firehose, right?) Click to learn more!
An Apple For The Teacher: Roll and Retell - Building Summarizing, Communication, and Writing Skills Useful idea for retelling a studied story or narrative text to rest of class. Practises speaking in small groups or class situation.