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# Guided Math

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

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## How to Create a Math-Games Center That Is Easy to Keep Up With

Playing fun math games is one of my key strategies in giving kindergartners the time to practice key skills. Here's ...

## cool math for kids collection – technology zone

If you've read about why I use games to make cool math for kids during our guided math time, then you're ...

## How to Organize Kindergarten Math Teaching Materials

Kindergarten teaching sometimes means finding ways to organize that can grow with you and your students' ...

## Composing and Decomposing Numbers: What This Looks Like in Kindergarten [3-Part Series]

Building kinders with great number sense has really helped us grow in all areas of math this ...

## Free Measuring Booklet and Rulers for Kindergarten

When I am teaching a skill that doesn't need to be differentiated {really} and that lends itself to exploration I try to ...

## Learning Teen Numbers in Kindergarten

Teaching teen numbers in kindergarten using a composing and decomposing numbers approach. Students learn the meaning ...

## How to Setup the Practice Zone: Math Games and Activities

Lots of teachers use math centers which is a great way to differentiate math games and materials within the classroom. ...

## Guided Math: The Details

Knowing what to expect is a must when planning for guided math. Planning the details for expectations, flow and ...

## How to Plan Long Term: Planning Kindergarten Standards-based Math Curriculum

What are the thought processes that go on in a teacher's mind when creating her own standards-based math curriculum? ...

## Learning to Teach in the Moment: A Teacher’s Lesson

Finding ways to meet my students' needs has been a big push in self growth for me this year. With a new batch of ...

## Guided Math – Small Group Space Guided Setup

So, more of.. what does guided math look like in our room? This year, math has a dedicated space of its own. I still ...

## How to Create Ten Frame Manipulatives

Speaking of planning, I am sketching out the next nine weeks of math instruction. We are beginning work over the next ...

## Subtraction – Am I the Last One to Figure This Out?

Two weeks ago, I was fussily taking some photos from our math journals to share and it hit me. I was teaching my ...

## Kindergarten Timed Tests – Building Fluency Within 5

Starting this quarter I want to reward my kinders with knowing they are increasing their skills by giving them a ...

## Why does 10+6=16?

This year I have been using small group math instruction to guide my kinders. I've shared how its laid out and even a ...

## How to Teach Addition With a Number Line as a Tool

This year I wanted to be more diligent about teaching various addition strategies as options for my students to explore ...