Addition/subtraction sorting - child needs to determine which sticks add up to the number on the bucket.

First Grade Fever!: Fact Family Math Center FREEBIE!

### How to Create Smart Literacy Centers that Last All Year

Literacy centers can be a blessing or a pain. I think it all hinges on the design, organization and effectiveness behind them that makes a difference. This is my philosophy on how to create literacy centers that are smart for me, the teacher, and effective for my kindergarten students

Math area and perimeter A game for 2 or 3 players. Each player chooses a colour pencil or texta they will use in the game. Players take turns rolling the dice, using the numbers that they rolled to draw the perimeter of a rectangle or square & writing the area in the middle of the shape. Game ends when players run out of room to draw. Winner is the player who has used the largest area/most squares.

Number Chants and Counting Songs: Teaching Early Mathematics Skills, Shapes, Money and Telling Time