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# Guided Math

Let's learn how to teach math using small groups in kindergarten.

Not sure what guided math is? Then you'll want to start with: Guided Math in Kindergarten

Get tips on guided math organization or pull guided math lesson ideas to use in your classroom.

## Composing and Decomposing Numbers: a Guided Math Lesson Plan Flow

Here is an example of a guided math lesson that works on composing and decomposing numbers 11-19. I'm also going to lay ...

## How to Create a Guided Math Binder

How to teach math in small groups looks different for each teacher due to personality, teaching style, grade level and a ...

## Awesome Math Strategies for Kindergarten to Try Right Now

Teaching math strategies in kindergarten may be easier than you think. Here are the top math strategies for kindergarten ...

## How to Explain 3D Shapes to Kindergarten

People often wonder how to explain 3D shapes to kindergarten (especially when they have to be able to tell the ...

## Ask the teacher: Is 11 a teen number?

Here's a great kindergarten math question that I posed to the awesome kindergarten teachers on facebook. "Is 11 a ...

## Differentiate Math Easier with the Guided Math Pack for Kindergarten

Have you wondered what is the smartest way to differentiate your math instruction? In my opinion, it's guided ...

## 5 Questions to Ask Yourself When Getting Started With Guided Math

How can someone start teaching guided math in kindergarten? Here are my top questions you should ask yourself to help ...

## 27 Creative Ways to Teach 2D Shapes

Teaching shapes to kindergarten is part of many standards-based curriculums. When you teach 2D shapes, you're covering ...

## Teach: How To Draw 2D Shapes in Kindergarten

Teaching the basics in kindergarten can go a long way. I find it key to teach the little stuff right up front in order ...

## Monster Numbers – Easy Tools to Teach 0-10

We just met as an entire district grade level to go over our new common core assessment packets and were discussing how ...

## Teach: How to Draw a Ten Frame

Teach how to draw a ten frame so that it can be used as a tool throughout the year to show groups of ten - perfect for ...

## 10 Activities for Describing 3D Shapes in Kindergarten

Describing 3D shapes in kindergarten is now an expectation as it is a key geometry standard. This standard focuses on ...

## Free Picture Directions for 12 Math Games {printable}

I have found a secret weapon that saves me time teaching math games that I use in our practice zone (guided math ...

## Decomposing and Composing Numbers – Working With Accelerated Kindergartners

We discovered why decomposing and composing numbers really is crazy important and dug into our daily schedule to find ...

## How to Teach Decomposing and Composing Numbers

What we just explored why decomposing and composing numbers really is crazy important in kindergarten. This is part 2 ...

## Decomposing Numbers – Why We Teach This in Kindergarten

Decomposing numbers means to break down numbers into their sub-parts. Common Core standards has kindergarten students ...

## 8 Tools to Teach Sorting in Kindergarten

Teaching kids to create rules for organizing things is called sorting. Here are 8 tools to teach sorting to ...

## How to Start Guided Math in Kindergarten

To teach kindergarten math, I use a guided math format. Let's break down what is guided math, how to get started, and ...

## Kindergarten Subtraction Game: What’s the Difference

Working on subtraction has been a goal of mine in teaching math to kindergartners. This kindergarten subtraction game ...