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Christina Yingling-Smith

Kindergarten Math

Elbert-palmer Elementary School

Wilmington, DE

Urban Environment

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(9 Units, 135 Lessons)

Unit 4 - Positions and Shapes(17 Lessons)

Unit 1 - Comparing and Sorting Objects(17 Lessons)

Unit 2 - Numbers 0-5(16 Lessons)

Unit 3 - Numbers to 10(19 Lessons)

Unit 4 - Positions and Shapes(17 Lessons)

Unit 5 - Comparing and Sorting Objects(0 Lessons)

Unit 6 - Graphing and Measurement(18 Lessons)

Unit 7 - Subtraction(19 Lessons)

Unit 8 - Addition(21 Lessons)

Unit 9 - Numbers to 100(8 Lessons)

Math Centers: Basic 2-D Shapes

Kindergarten Math

Â» Unit:

Positions and Shapes

Big Idea:In order to pull small groups during math instruction, the rest of the students need engaging activities that they can complete independently. These centers allow students to practice identifying and matching shapes.

22 Resources

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22 Resources

13 Favorites

Introducing 3-D Shapes

Kindergarten Math

Â» Unit:

Positions and Shapes

Big Idea:Students recognize 3D shapes around them, learning their names and attributes by exploring real objects.

15 Resources

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15 Resources

9 Favorites

Reviewing 3-D Shapes

Kindergarten Math

Â» Unit:

Positions and Shapes

Big Idea:Students recognize the three-dimensional shapes around them, practicing the names and attributes of three-dimensional shapes by playing I Spy.

15 Resources

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15 Resources

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Kitten Castle: Exploring Three-Dimensional Shapes and Rolling, Stacking and Sliding

Kindergarten Math

Â» Unit:

Positions and Shapes

Big Idea:Kitten Castle is a fun story about a little girl who uses her knowledge of her kitten's preference to create a home for each one. This story can help students see how knowing the attributes of three-dimensional figures can be applied in a real situation.

16 Resources

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16 Resources

1 Favorite

Rolling, Stacking & Sliding

Kindergarten Math

Â» Unit:

Positions and Shapes

Big Idea:Students engage with 3D shapes in their environment, exploring how they roll, stack and slide.

15 Resources

7 Favorites

15 Resources

7 Favorites

Comparing & Sorting Shapes

Kindergarten Math

Â» Unit:

Positions and Shapes

Big Idea:Two-dimensional shape and three-dimensional shapes are related! Students will use play dough to see how the two kinds of shapes are related. Students will also be able to differentiate between two-dimensional and three-dimensional shapes.

14 Resources

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14 Resources

12 Favorites

Positions- Introducing Vocabulary

Kindergarten Math

Â» Unit:

Positions and Shapes

Big Idea:Describing the position of objects and understanding positional vocabulary is an important math skill, and it is also something students will use in their everyday lives. In this lesson, students will explore positional vocabulary in a "Where is it?" game

17 Resources

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17 Resources

18 Favorites

Positions- Using Positional Terms

Kindergarten Math

Â» Unit:

Positions and Shapes

Big Idea:Describing the position of objects and understanding positional vocabulary is an important math skill. In this lesson, students will use their knowledge of positional vocabulary to "Clean Up" the classroom.

17 Resources

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17 Resources

9 Favorites

Positions- Reveiw Positional Terms

Kindergarten Math

Â» Unit:

Positions and Shapes

Big Idea:Describing the position of objects is an important math skill, and it is also something students will use in their everyday lives. In this lesson, students will show what they learned about positional vocabulary in a variation of the "Where is it?" game.

18 Resources

5 Favorites

18 Resources

5 Favorites

What is a Triangle?

Kindergarten Math

Â» Unit:

Positions and Shapes

Big Idea:When a Line Bends...A Shape Begins is a great book to use to introduce 2-dimensional shapes. The students will be introduced to all of the basic 2-dimensional shapes and learn about the attributes of a triangle.

15 Resources

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15 Resources

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What is a Circle?

Kindergarten Math

Â» Unit:

Positions and Shapes

Big Idea:What is Round? is a great book to use to look at examples of circles. The students will learn what is means to be round and learn about the attributes of a circle.

15 Resources

5 Favorites

15 Resources

5 Favorites

What is a Square?

Kindergarten Math

Â» Unit:

Positions and Shapes

Big Idea:There's a Square is a great book to use to review 2-dimensional shapes. The students will review all of the basic 2-dimensional shapes and learn about the attributes of a square.

15 Resources

1 Favorite

15 Resources

1 Favorite

What is a Rectangle?

Kindergarten Math

Â» Unit:

Positions and Shapes

Big Idea:Shapes is a simple book to review 2-dimensional shapes. The students will review all of the basic 2-dimensional shapes and learn about the attributes of a rectangle.

15 Resources

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15 Resources

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Building Shapes- Review of 2D Shapes

Kindergarten Math

Â» Unit:

Positions and Shapes

Big Idea:What do students love more than building? Building with marshmallows! In this lesson, students get to build shapes with marshmallows and toothpicks.

16 Resources

6 Favorites

16 Resources

6 Favorites

Combining Shapes

Kindergarten Math

Â» Unit:

Positions and Shapes

Big Idea:We can make so many things out of shapes! In this lesson students will use pattern blocks to explore combining shapes to make new shape.

15 Resources

5 Favorites

15 Resources

5 Favorites

2-D & 3-D Shapes Centers

Kindergarten Math

Â» Unit:

Positions and Shapes

Big Idea:In order to pull small groups during math instruction, the rest of the students need engaging activities that they can complete independently. These centers allow students to practice identifying and matching shapes and review the numbers 0 to 10.

17 Resources

5 Favorites

17 Resources

5 Favorites

What Have We Learned? (Positions and Shapes)

Kindergarten Math

Â» Unit:

Positions and Shapes

Big Idea:After completing a unit on positions and shapes, a summative assessment is given to gain information about what the students have learned! Assessing in small groups helps students focus and do their best on the assessment!

13 Resources

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13 Resources

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