Category: Number Activities
STEM-Preschool-Units-Measure-2

This week I took my preschoolers to a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) night at our local library, and we had fun with their hands-on activities. One lesson that drew the kids in right away was on measurement. To recreate this lesson

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Number-Identification-Game

Are you wanting to work with your preschooler on number identification? Is your child uninterested in flashcards? Try structured play instead. This number identification game incorporates one of my kids’ favorite toys: airplanes!  We acquired a toy aircraft carrier on a

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Numerical Order Caps

  Plastic bottle caps are a favorite teaching tool of mine. They’re of endless supply in our house (three gallons of milk a week, anyone?) and I love the opportunity to be a greener home, even if it is with a

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TeachingPatternsBottleCaps

  For nearly a year I had a basket in my pantry and tossed used plastic bottle caps into it. I wasn’t sure exactly how I’d use them, but I was sure they would be handy for some sort of

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