Maximize the effectiveness of manipulatives in the PreK-K curriculum with this step-by-step, photo-illustrated professional handbook. Features 51 manipulative-based activities with real-world problem-solving scenarios. Blackline masters reinforce key math concepts and visual organization. Special Look Out! sections let you anticipate common student difficulties within each lesson. Writing and extension activities also included to encourage student demonstration of mathematical thinking. Sturdy 144-page… More »
PreK & up. Develop understanding of number concepts, basic number facts, number recognition, and subitizing. Activities include recognizing numbers, addition, subtraction, and writing numbers. Ten Frames can be used in many ways. Modeling with the frames, for example, can guide whole class instruction, or activities can be used more interactively with the students in smaller groups. Centers can be established with frames being used to solve assigned problems. This set is a great hands-on tool… More »
4 - 6 years. As cousins line up by age for their picture, and say "Sassafras", something goes wrong every time! This picture-perfect tale of family fun illustrates the important math concept of number order and is an excellent choice to share during homeschooling.
2 - 5 years. Coding Express is a creative, intuitive and versatile solution that introduces preschoolers to early coding concepts that naturally sparks their curiosity, creativity and desire to explore and learn together. Based on the ever popular train theme, the highly versatile LEGO® DUPLO® solution allows children to make connections and intuitively explore early coding concepts, such as sequencing, looping and conditional coding, while developing problem-solving skills, critical thinking,… More »
3 years & up. A great manipulative to aid in classification, congruent vs. similar, fractions, proportions, comparing, patterning and more. Blocks are different in color, shapes, sizes, and thicknesses. Comes with plastic compartmentalized storage tray with sorter lid. The 60 piece set includes five shapes in three colors and two sizes with two degrees of thickness. Measures 3 1/2"W x 4 1/2"L.
4 - 8 years. When Jody's grandfather comes to visit, he brings along a packet of seeds for them to plant. Through spring, summer, and fall, Jody watches her plants sprout, flower, and grow lots of beans. Soon, as Jody's parents await a new baby, Grandpa and Jody are picking the beans and waiting for next spring. Paperback. 32 pages.
4 - 8 years. When little Titch outgrows his clothes, he receives hand-me-downs from his brother and sister that are too big. "You'll soon grow into them," they say. But Mother decrees that Titch needs some brand-new clothes. Soon it is his turn to say to someone else the words he has heard so often. 32 pages. Paperback.
3 years & up. Learn mathematical patterns by walking, hopping, jumping and skipping your way through the colorful, math-themed hopscotch designs on this Count Things rug by Flagship Carpets. This carpet features numbers, footprint patterns, and different color shapes that increase in quantity as you hop from one end to the other. Children will be encouraged to practice math just because it's fun! Pair with the Sidewalk Math Footbook for extra fun mathematical ideas (not included). All flagship… More »