by Kim Moore
Let’s Get UP and Moving
- Stand up and count by 5’s and 10’s
- Counting backwards from 20
- Macarena Months
- Days of the Week
Let’s Focus on Today’s Date
- What is today’s date? yesterday’s date? tomorrow?
- How do we show the date with tally marks? base-ten blocks? money?
- Is today’s date even or odd? Let’s cheer for evens and odds!
- What patterns do we see on our calendar? What shape will tomorrow be?
Let’s Focus on the Calendar
- How many days in a week? a school week? the weekend?
- Literature Connection: Chicken Soup With Rice.
- Lost tooth Club Bar Graph
- Weather graph
- Birthday graph
- Guess my Birthday?
- Scrambled dates…
- Question of the Day/Stump the Teacher!
- Macarena to 100 (emphasizing groups of ten)
- Pinterest Ideas for Calendar
- Number of the Day Activity Log