# Playful Math for Preschool & Early Elementary

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#### P. 14 from Tessalation! a children's picture book by Emily Grosvenor about patterns and wonder.

P. 14 from Tessalation! a children's picture book by Emily Grosvenor about patterns and wonder.

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#### The Last Block game - with pattern blocks. Make your own game boards using triangle graph paper.

The Last Block game - with pattern blocks. Make your own game boards using triangle graph paper.

#### Playing with Pattern Blocks | Unschooling Conversations

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#### Gordon Hamilton of Math Pickle posted Rock, a new active math game for grades K–2. If you have a set of kids and a few minutes to spare, give it a try!

Gordon Hamilton of Math Pickle posted Rock, a new active math game for grades K–2. If you have a set of kids and a few minutes to spare, give it a try!

#### Active Math Game: Rock

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### Make a Toddler Busy Board That's Supernova

#### Make a Toddler Busy Board That's Supernova

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#### .Tons of great ideas for teaching and learning with a hundreds chart, plus free hidden picture pages.

### Brilliant Ways to Use a Hundreds Chart

.Tons of great ideas for teaching and learning with a hundreds chart, plus free hidden picture pages.

#### Brilliant Ways to Use a Hundreds Chart -

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#### Kindergarten Math Ideas to Help Make Common Core Standards FUN and Hands-On Learning

### Math Play for Kindergarten {Numbers 1-100

Kindergarten Math Ideas to Help Make Common Core Standards FUN and Hands-On Learning

#### Math Play for Kindergarten {Numbers 1-100} - Coffee Cups and Crayons

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#### Our Kindergarten Journey: "To develop the whole child we must develop the mathematical child." - D. Uno and Jenga for Math.

Our Kindergarten Journey: "To develop the whole child we must develop the mathematical child." - D. Uno and Jenga for Math.

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#### How can we divide it evenly, so we each get a fair share? How big is your piece?

How can we divide it evenly, so we each get a fair share? How big is your piece?

#### Infinite Cake: Don Cohen's Infinite Series for Kids

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Fan Tan: A math game for counting up, counting down, and family fun!

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#### Free download: Pattern block activities and games. Try these, and then branch out on your own explorations of pattern, shape, and design.

Free download: Pattern block activities and games. Try these, and then branch out on your own explorations of pattern, shape, and design.

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#### The Amazing Flexible & Free {Printable} Ruler – Measure Odd Shaped Objects Easily!

The Amazing Flexible & Free {Printable} Ruler – Measure Odd Shaped Objects Easily!

#### The Amazing Flexible & Free Printable Ruler – Measure Odd Shaped Items | OnlineLabels.com Blog

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#### Maths can be done outdoors and here is a simple task children can do that suits all skill levels. (Laughing Kids Learn)

Maths can be done outdoors and here is a simple task children can do that suits all skill levels. (Laughing Kids Learn)

#### Maths Outdoors - Laughing Kids Learn

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### Outdoor Math Game: Exploring Size

Outdoor Math Game: Exploring Size - The Measured Mom

#### Outdoor Math Game: Exploring Size - The Measured Mom

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### Fraction Game { with connect 4 } - Learning After School

fraction game using connect four for a math activity

#### Fraction Game { with connect 4 } - Learning After School - No Time For Flash Cards

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#### Staple five pieces of construction paper together and then slice them up to make a flip book...

Staple five pieces of construction paper together and then slice them up to make a flip book...

#### Fractions in Action

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#### On every page are four shapes. The question is the same throughout the book—which one doesn’t belong? If you are thinking, “It depends on how you look at it,” then you’ve got the idea...

On every page are four shapes. The question is the same throughout the book—which one doesn’t belong? If you are thinking, “It depends on how you look at it,” then you’ve got the idea...

#### Building a better shapes book

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#### Negative Numbers for Young Students: "Would you like to introduce your students to negative numbers before they study them in pre-algebra? With a whimsical number line, negative ..."

Negative Numbers for Young Students: "Would you like to introduce your students to negative numbers before they study them in pre-algebra? With a whimsical number line, negative ..."

#### Negative Numbers for Young Students

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#### Math Coach's Corner: A Mathemagician's Game for Making Ten

Math Coach's Corner: A Mathemagician's Game for Making Ten

#### Math Coach's Corner: A Mathemagician's Game for Making Ten

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#### Games and Activities with Pattern blocks: The best part of playing with pattern blocks is sitting next to another person and conversing about anything and everything while you play...

Games and Activities with Pattern blocks: The best part of playing with pattern blocks is sitting next to another person and conversing about anything and everything while you play...

#### Playing with Pattern Blocks | Unschooling Conversations

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#### Seeing Improper Fractions: ...where the numerator is larger than the denominator, like 5/3 or 289/18. Children naturally get used to thinking that a fraction is like a partially filled pie. 3/4 means we had a pie with 4 pieces but there are only 3 left. And then we spring 5/4 on them--- “Huh? If there are only 4 pieces in the pie to begin with, how is it possible to have 5?”

Seeing Improper Fractions: ...where the numerator is larger than the denominator, like 5/3 or 289/18. Children naturally get used to thinking that a fraction is like a partially filled pie. 3/4 means we had a pie with 4 pieces but there are only 3 left. And then we spring 5/4 on them--- “Huh? If there are only 4 pieces in the pie to begin with, how is it possible to have 5?”

#### Seeing Improper Fractions

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#### Work on math and fine motor skills with this fun laundry inspired match game. Match up the numbers on the socks to the numbers on the clothes pins.

### Math Activity for Preschool - Hanging Out The Wash

Work on math and fine motor skills with this fun laundry inspired match game. Match up the numbers on the socks to the numbers on the clothes pins.

#### Hanging Out The Wash { Math & Fine Motor Skills}

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#### Straws, shoelaces and fine motor skills in children. It’s a good activity for kids over 2 years of age, but while my toddler was stringing, my much older kid also sat by our side with a shoelace in her hand, so the age thing is quite relative…

Straws, shoelaces and fine motor skills in children. It’s a good activity for kids over 2 years of age, but while my toddler was stringing, my much older kid also sat by our side with a shoelace in her hand, so the age thing is quite relative…

#### Drinking Straws, Shoelaces and Fine Motor Skills | krokotak

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#### Giant Pattern Block Scenes: Contact paper is a wonderful stabilizer so kids can create giant pattern block scenes without getting frustrated by pieces being moved around.

### Giant Pattern Block Scenes

Giant Pattern Block Scenes: Contact paper is a wonderful stabilizer so kids can create giant pattern block scenes without getting frustrated by pieces being moved around.

#### Giant Pattern Block Scenes - Mama Smiles - Joyful Parenting

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#### Game: Hundred Chart Nim: The first player chooses any number from 1 to 15 and places a token on that square of the hundred chart. On each succeeding turn, the pla...

Game: Hundred Chart Nim: The first player chooses any number from 1 to 15 and places a token on that square of the hundred chart. On each succeeding turn, the pla...

#### Game: Hundred Chart Nim

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