Big Idea:MAKE THEIR NAME COUNT! Students are going to love using the letters in their first name to build number sense. Spatial pattern knowledge assists students in building fluency with counting. Ten frames are used in higher math concepts.
Big Idea:Counting...it's huge in First Grade! I want my little ones to start out the year counting from 1-30 and having one-to-one correspondence with objects for these numbers. Also, I want them to notice patterns on a hundreds chart.