Teach Counting with Coloured Popsticks!
1 August 2012 - 5 min Read
Last term our Kindergarten class (4 year olds) focused on the numbers 1 to 5. Although most of the students were able to count to beyond this number, a lot of them were still struggling to recognise each number out of sequence. We also looked at the correct formation.....
It’s in the Bag!: Using Zip Lock Bags to Teach Partitioning Numbers
18 November 2012 - 5 min Read
The students in my class were finding partitioning numbers a tad difficult so I was relieved when I came across this awesome idea!!! All you need are counters and a zip lock bag with a line drawn down the middle.In the bag place the desired number of counters and.....
Teaching Standard and Non-Standard Measurement in Early Primary
10 October 2019 - 5 min Read
We all know how important measurement skills are in early education—and we can all use some fresh ideas and tools to keep the lessons interesting and fun! Measurement skills and tools are essential to successful learning in almost every teaching subject, from maths.....