Elana Swanepoel
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Free Dough Mats for Counting to 10. Create flowers, apples, pears, peaches, cherries or whatever kind of tree you want while building fine-motor skills, number recognition and one-to-one correspondence.

Play dough number mats for numbers These adorable number mats are great for fine motor skills! Kids use ten-frames, counting and learn numerals and number words with these simple play dough mats.

Teaching Addition with Popsicle Sticks - you could use any two different colored stuff around the house: straws, strips of colored paper, two different kinds of dried pasta/beans, etc.

Teaching Addition with Popsicle Sticks - you could use any two different colored stuff around the house: straws, strips of colored paper, two different kinds of dried pasta/beans, etc. Could sit the cup on an answer circle then too.

Easy! Write each child's name on the computer and slide it into a sheet protector for kids to practice classmates' names.

For special friends-- Create each child's name on computer, put inside a sheet protector.when making their name-----make first letter green.green means go. Last letter red. Red means stop. Provide lots of capital and lowercase letters to manipulate.

Voice-activated grocery list: Say what you need while it's on your mind and a week later when you actually go shopping it will print you a list! Brilliant!

SmartShopper 301 Grocery List Organizer - The voice-activated grocery list organizer that records, sorts, and prints your list. No more forgetting things! Just tell SmartShopper 301 what you need, press print, and go get it!

LOVE this idea for place value! Pinning for my teacher friends (it may be a little above the kinders' heads!).

Place Value Cups. Use the cups to understand place value practice counting forward and backward learn the names of large numbers decompose numbers to expanded form. I would either label the cups 'ones' 'tens' etc. or add a comma cup or decimal point cup

"I'm Done Jar" - a list of activities that are fun & meaningful for the kids to do after they have finished their assignments.

"I'm Done Jar" - a list of activities that are fun & meaningful for the kids to do after they have finished their assignments. IM BORED JAR

The ULTIMATE CHILDREN'S DREAM ~ A Lego Wall, promoting creativity, independent playing & "Play Dates" will ALWAYS want to be held @ this Child's House/room...

Why does this have to be for a boy! Another Pinner: "Super fun idea for a little boy's room! My brother was super in Legos as a kid -- perhaps they should do this in Corin's room?