This is our polygon work. It consists of popsicle sticks and a chart of some simply polygons: triangle, quadrilateral, pentagon, hexagon, and octagon. I found this material on Counting Coconuts. This has been my latest inspiration for making materials for our classroom. montessori-work.b...
Partner sticks... Each has the name of a famous character... Eg Aladdin and Jasmine or Sully and Mike Wazowsku. Kids pull a stick and when all sticks are out, kids find matching character. Love this way to randomize pairs. Blog post on Make it and Take Its for Back to School!
Mandy would like this: popsicle stick bracelets: boil in water for 15 minutes then place in cup to dry~this is cool!