# Blog

## Leaf Number Bond Task Cards Printable

Leaf Number Bond Task Cards Looking for a fun way to teach addition and subtraction. Grab this free set of leaf number bond task cards and solve the missing number using addition or subtraction.  Number bond activities help kids build their understanding of the part-part-whole concept, which refers to a whole number being made up of two or more parts. Leaf Number Bond Task…

## Free! Caterpillar Playdough Counting Mats #1-10

Today’s freebie is an adorable set of caterpillar playdough counting mats to 10. These mats are ideal for practicing counting and number recognition. I love playdough mats because it incorporates a few aspects in one activity. It can be used to teach colours while working those little fingers, improving fine motor skills. In this case, it can also…

## Addition and Subtraction Fact Family

Fact families are a great visual for helping children see the connection between addition and subtraction. Grab your set of ‘Write the Room: Fact Family‘ printable below and add them to your math centers or morning work! Click on the picture below to grab your copy of this printable! Addition and Subtraction Fact Family Fact…

## Introduction to Graphing

Introduction to Graphing I was recently teaching Trucker about graphs and was wondering about a hands-on method to introduce graphing. Graphing is a very visual maths activity. You only need a couple of items to introduce graphing, which you might already have lying around. I used buttons and dot stickers for this activity. Planning this…

## Spot the Difference for Kids – FREE Printable

Spot the Difference Today, I am sharing a new freebie on spot the difference. Students will have fun as they compare the pictures and try to find the differences between the two pictures. This is a fun free printable that will help to train the visual discrimination capability of students and help them to notice subtle differences. Children will LOVE…

## Penguin Faces Emotions Flashcards / Montessori 3-Part Cards

Penguin Emotion Flashcards Emotions can be a tricky thing for young children and toddlers to grasp the concept of. These penguin Emotion Flashcards will be a useful tool for teaching these children to identify their feelings. They could also be used for teaching different words to express themselves or to help the children recognise and…

## (FREE!) Construction Playdough Mats

Today, I am sharing another freebie with you’ll. This is ideal for children who LOVE trucks and construction related work. This is a construction set of playdough mats. This is a freebie so just your copy of the printable at the end of the post.   There are a total of 9 playdough mats. The…

## Multiplication Repeated Addition Equal Groups Booklets (with FREE 2 Facts Booklet Printable)

Looking for a simply way to introduce multiplication to your learners? Check out these Multiplication Fact Booklets for  I have been thinking for a while about how to teach multiplication to Trucker, I simply could not decide where to start. Multiplication is one of those math topics that basics and understanding is much more important…

## Winter Fun Emergent Readers

I live in a tropical area, so its pretty much impossible to experience snow. That coupled with my sensitivity to cold, might be why I have never dreamt of wanting to live in cold countries. Despite this, I have always found a fascination with winter and love seeing pictures of fun activities that can be…