Lesson plans, activities and ideas for kindergarten classrooms, including math problem-solving, reading workshop, writer's workshop, inquiry-based science journals, literacy centers and more!

Make a Ten Strategy for Addition - Math Coach's Corner

A strategy-based approach for learning basic facts leads to automaticity and understanding. Grab a free activity for the Make a Ten strategy for addition.

QUACK! Composing and Decomposing Numbers - Math Coach's Corner

Being able to easily compose and decompose numbers is a crucial component of number sense. Kids need lots of practice composing and decomposing numbers to 10 in Kindergarten and 1st grade. In 2nd grade, they should be working with 2-digit numbers. You honestly just can’t get enough of this type of practice. So, the challenge […]