2. Idea two-- great for use with the Promethean Board. Great FREE math tools to use with your interactive white board!
These number talks are perfect for getting your kindergarteners thinking math and participating in academic conversations. They are aligned to common core standards and are engaging, VERY easy to implement, and fun!
Little Miss Kindergarten - Lessons from the Little Red Schoolhouse!: BOOM! Number Talking in the beginning.
Number Talks (math talks) basics with questioning and conversation strategies. Free!
Number Talk Wall! I've seen this exercise used with a robot as well. Ms. Colemon's Kindergarteners (HoustonISD)
Kindergarten ideas - Number talks in Kindergarten. Ways to develop a stronger number sense in our young learners!
Pick a number 1-10. Practice dotting it, writing it, tally it, draw a picture adding to that number, color in the correct squares, and circle it on a number line. Great for kindergarten - 2nd grade.
A Bright Idea For A Part-Part-Whole Manipulative--A quick and easy hands-on manipulative to work on breaking apart and putting together numbers
Number Talks - powerpoint with lots of dot cards. Perfect for kindergarten. 54 pages. Number talk
I used a similar thumbs up/down/sideways for kids' math understanding. It worked with one group of kids, but not with another group. It really depends on your group.