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]]>**Here are the 7 Units that will be included in the Preschool Math Made Fun Curriculum**

Unit 2: Numbers 6-10

Unit 3: Classify and Sort (Including Color Words and Positional Words)

Unit 4: Comparing Numbers 1-10

Unit 5: Patterns

Unit 6: Shapes

Unit 7: Measurement

Get ready to make **MATH FUN**! Hands-on Centers and Practice pages that will get young kids EXCITED about math!

Each unit will offer **two components **to help make the math units meaningful and engaging for whole group, small group or individual lessons. This curriculum gives the teacher flexibility and freedom to rearrange the units to fit the needs of his/her students. Since there are so many practice pages and centers in each unit, the teacher can use many of the pages and centers as a spiral review as the year progresses. The more challenging activities would be best suited for this type of approach.

Although preschool is optional, it is important to make sure that young students are fully prepared before they enter Kindergarten. Therefore, I have included a list of preschool standards that are covered in this unit. The **Preschool Math Standards Sheet** outlines which standards are covered by each practice page and center. Therefore, you don’t have to guess as to what standard is being covered. It is a relief to KNOW for sure that **ALL** the standards are being covered, and that students will be fully prepared for Kindergarten. This type of resource makes it easy for the teacher or homeschooler to supplement their current math curriculum or implement these units as new curriculum.

Below, you can see how each page corresponds with the grade level standards for preschool. Once you cover the specific pages for a standard with the NO PREP practice pages, you can now refer to the standards page for the centers. In contrast to a scripted word-for-word lesson plan, this math curriculum allows for flexibility, giving the teacher control of the scope and sequence.

**NO PREP Practice Pages-** We all know that kids need a lot of practice to help master math concepts and to help them retain the knowledge. So I’ve made sure that each Preschool Math Unit will have a variety of fun **NO PREP **practice/worksheet pages for students to practice, practice, practice! These NO PREP practice pages allow students to master math concepts through **cutting and pasting**, **coloring**, **dice games **and **more**! Best of all, you can refer back to the Preschool Math Standards page and see which standard each page covers! Furthermore, you can connect these pages to a center that covers the SAME standard!

**Math Centers-** Each unit will have a variety of math centers or stations to help students practice and apply skills and strategies taught within the math unit. These math centers are purposeful and will help to make each math concept more concrete. Math centers or stations increase student motivation by:

*****Providing meaningful learning opportunities

*****Fostering independence

*****Allowing for differentiation

***Best of all…**they make learning math **FUN!**

*******NOTE:** ALL math centers are also available in black and white. You can print the centers in black and white on colored paper to save on colored ink while still keeping it fun.

This comprehensive and full Preschool math curriculum ensures that **students will be fully prepared for Kindergarten **in a variety of ways! The units allow for critical thinking, use of manipulatives, fun and engaging practice pages, and interactive centers that are sure to keep your students wanting more math!

There are **31 Hands-On Centers** in this Unit! It is HUGE! I’m excited to show you each center and how it works.

Say the rhyme as you trace the number with a marker or your finger. Use these posters as open-ended manipulative mats.

Using a toy car, start at the green dot. Follow the road, changing directions at the yellow dot. Continue until you reach the red dot.

Flip a card. Say the number that is represented on the card as fast as you can.

Trace the number at the top using a dry-erase marker. Use play dough or manipulative to form the number.

Roll the die. Cover the number that matches your roll.

Read the number at the top of the card. Draw that number of dots on the ladybug or use any manipulative to add dots.

Roll the die. Count out cookies to match your roll and put them in the jar.

Flip a card. Add that number of items to the mat.

Use play dough to make the shape of the number, add sprinkles or ice cream scoops, and fill the 5 frame.

Color or cover the number of items on each mat.

Read the number on the mat. Add eggs to the nest and spots to the butterfly to match the numbers.

Use manipulatives to count out the number of items needed to fill the jar.

Flip a card. Cover a number to match the number of dots on the five frame.

Flip a card. Count the dots on the five frame. Trace or cover a number to match.

Spin the spinner. Fill the five frame to match your spin. Add a tally mark to the number that was spun. Continue until a number has five tally marks.

Use play dough to make the shape of the number and count out the number on the five frame. Then find the two matching 5 frames.

Flip a card. Place the card on the cookie sheet. Count the correct number of cookies to match the number.

Count the items to build a pizza.

Spin the spinner. Cover an circle that matches your spin.

Look at the number in the star. Cover all of the circles that match that number.

Sort each card to the strip that has the matching number.

Count the objects and clip the number that matches.

Spin the spinner. Cover a circle that has the matching number.

Spin the spinner. Add the number of buttons or polka-dots that matches.

Count the objects in each square on your Number Tower Mat. Build a tower with snap cubes to match each number.

Count the items. Place a manipulative on each item as you count.

Color the gumballs as you count how many.

Roll a die. Read the numbers in the row that matches your roll.

Play with a partner. One partner calls out a color. The other partner says the number as fast as possible.

Sort the cards to the correct basket.

Fill in the missing numbers on the strip.

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]]>**In this math unit on Addition and Subtraction up to 1000, students will learn to: **

*Add up to four two-digit numbers using strategies based on place value and properties of operations

*Add and subtract within 1000, using concrete models or drawings and strategies based on place value

*Add and subtract within 1000, using properties of operations

*Add and subtract within 1000, using the relationship between addition and subtraction

*Understand that in adding or subtracting three-digit numbers, one adds or subtracts hundreds and hundreds, tens and tens, ones and ones

*Understand that in adding or subtracting three-digit numbers, sometimes it is necessary to compose or decompose tens or hundreds

*Mentally add 10 or 100 to a given number 100-900, and mentally subtract 10 or 100 from a given number 100-900

**Here are the 10 Units that will be included in the 2nd Grade: Math Made Fun Curriculum**

**Unit 1:** Number Sense to 1,000

**Unit 2:** Place Value to 1,000

**Unit 3:** Addition and Subtraction Fluency within 100

**Unit 4:** Addition and Subtraction with 2-Digit and 3-Digit Numbers

**Unit 5:** Geometry and Fractions

**Unit 6:** Graphs and Data

**Unit 7:** Time

**Unit 8:** Money

**Unit 9:** Measurement

**Unit 10:** Multiplication and Division

This 2nd Grade Math Made Fun Unit 4 has **23 hands-0n math centers** and **94 NO PREP/Activity pages! **

**Daily Lesson Plans** that offer differentiation for on-level, below-level and above-level students.

The lesson plans are broken down into **5 easy-to-follow parts:**

1. **Objective**– What students should be able to do by the end of the lesson.

2. **Review- **A quick warm-up that has students practice previous skills that will be used in the current lesson.

3. **Hook-**A fun intro to get students engaged.

4. **Mini Lesson**– Teach, model, and discuss the new skill in today’s lesson.

5. **Practice- **Each practice section lists three types of activities that pair well with the specific lesson.

**Center(s)- **New center(s) to be introduced with the lesson.

**Activity Pages-** These pages require some basic materials such as scissors, glue or dice.

**Practice Pages- **These only require a pencil and crayons! They are great for table work, homework or work on the go!

✸**Differentiation**– Each lesson include **scaffold** and **extension** ides to meet the needs of students at **all levels**!

Count by tens to find the missing addend.

Place 2 dominos on the game board. Add up the numbers by decomposing the tens and ones.

Flip a card and solve the addition problem by finding the missing numbers. Write the numbers in the correct boxes on the recording sheet.

Flip a card and solve the subtraction problem by finding the missing numbers. Write the numbers in the correct boxes on the recording sheet.

Place a baseball on the mitt. Use place value strategies to solve the math problem. Write your answers on the recording sheet.

Flip a card from each pile and place them on the mat. Add the two numbers together. Record the equation on the recording sheet.

Flip a card from each pile and place them on the mat. Subtract the red apple from the green apple. Record the equation on the recording sheet.

Flip a card from each pile and place them on the mat. Add the two numbers together. Record the equation on the recording sheet.

Flip a card from each pile and place them on the mat. Subtract the lily pad from the frog. Record the equation on the recording sheet.

Flip over 4 cards. Place the largest card on the bottom box. Solve the addition problem. Record the problem and answer on the recording sheet.

Flip over 5 cards. Place the largest card on the bottom box right. Solve the addition problem. Record the problem and answer on the recording sheet.

Flip over 4 cards. Place the largest card on the bottom box. Solve the subtraction problem. Record the problem and answer on the recording sheet.

Flip over 5 cards. Place the largest card on the bottom box right. Solve the subtraction problem. Record the problem and answer on the recording sheet.

Flip a card and place it on the center of the mat. Follow the commands for each box. Record your answers on the recording sheet.

Add the two numbers together. Find the sum that matches the problem.

Solve the subtraction problem. Find the difference that matches the problem.

Add the two numbers together. Find the sum that matches the problem.

Solve the subtraction problem. Find the difference that matches the problem.

Pick a card. Add the numbers. Record the problem and answer on the recording sheet.

Pick a card. Add the numbers. Record the problem and answer on the recording sheet.

Pick a card. Solve the problem. Record the problem and answer on the recording sheet.

Pick a card. Solve the problem. Record the problem and answer on the recording sheet.

Follow the steps to break apart, group by place value and find the sum.

For each page, there is a grade level standard attached so you know **EXACTLY** what you are covering! You can feel confident that **ALL** the standards for Second Grade are being covered!

I chose to store the math centers in Sterilite bins, because they don’t take up too much space. It is a tight fit, but I find that they work nicely for me. However, if you choose, you could store the centers in a larger container as well. Within the bin, each math center is stored in a gallon sized ziplock baggie. Since Unit 3 has 49 math centers, I found it helpful to split up the centers into 2 bins.

You can purchase Unit 4 individually HERE or

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]]>**In this math unit on Addition up to 100, students will learn to: **

*Use addition and subtraction within 100 to solve one-step and two-step word problems

*Fluently add and subtract within 20 using mental strategies

*Determine whether a group of objects (up to 20) has an odd or even number of members

*Write an equation to express an even number as a sum of two equal addends

*Fluently add and subtract within 100 using strategies based on place value, properties of operations, and/or the relationship between addition and subtraction

*Add up to four two-digit numbers using strategies based on place value and properties of operations

*Mentally add 10 to a given number 0-90, and mentally subtract 10 from a given number 10-100

*Represent whole numbers as lengths from 0 on a number line diagram with equally spaced points corresponding to the numbers

*Represent whole-number sums and differences within 100 on a number line diagram

This 2nd Grade Math Made Fun Unit 3 is loaded with **49 hands-0n math centers** and **93 NO PREP/Activity pages! **

**Here are the 10 Units that will be included in the 2nd Grade: Math Made Fun Curriculum**

**Unit 1:** Number Sense to 1,000

**Unit 2:** Place Value to 1,000

**Unit 3:** Addition and Subtraction Fluency within 100

**Unit 4:** Addition and Subtraction with 2-Digit and 3-Digit Numbers

**Unit 5:** Geometry and Fractions

**Unit 6:** Graphs and Data

**Unit 7:** Time

**Unit 8:** Money

**Unit 9:** Measurement

**Unit 10:** Multiplication and Division

**Daily Lesson Plans** that offer differentiation for on-level, below-level and above-level students.

The lesson plans are broken down into **5 easy-to-follow parts:**

1. **Objective**– What students should be able to do by the end of the lesson.

2. **Review- **A quick warm-up that has students practice previous skills that will be used in the current lesson.

3. **Hook-**A fun intro to get students engaged.

4. **Mini Lesson**– Teach, model, and discuss the new skill in today’s lesson.

5. **Practice- **Each practice section lists three types of activities that pair well with the specific lesson.

**Center(s)- **New center(s) to be introduced with the lesson.

**Activity Pages-** These pages require some basic materials such as scissors, glue or dice.

**Practice Pages- **These only require a pencil and crayons! They are great for table work, homework or work on the go!

✸**Differentiation**– Each lesson include **scaffold** and **extension** ides to meet the needs of students at **all levels**!

Solve the problems. Write the sums using a dry-erase marker. Check your answers on the key.

Solve the problems. Write the differences using a dry-erase marker. Check your answers on the key.

Solve the problems. Write the sums and differences using a dry-erase marker. Check your answers on the key.

Flip a card. Solve the problem and find the matching sum on the board. Record the equation on your recording sheet.

Flip a card. Solve the problem and find the matching difference on the board. Record the equation on your recording sheet.

Flip a card. Solve the problem and find the matching sum or difference on the board. Record the equation on your recording sheet.

Flip a card. Solve the problem and find the matching sum on the board. Record the equation on your recording sheet.

Flip a card. Solve the problem and find the matching sum on the board. Record the equation on your recording sheet.

Roll a die. Solve the problems in your head that are in that row. Color a star each time you solve the problems.

Roll a die. Solve the problems in your head that are in that row. Color a star each time you solve the problems.

Roll a die. Solve the problems in your head that are in that row. Color a star each time you solve the problems.

Take turns with a friend solving the addition problems. Each player uses a different color to write the answers. The first person to get three in a row wins.

Take turns with a friend solving the addition problems. Each player uses a different color to write the answers. The first person to get three in a row wins.

Take turns with a friend solving the subtraction problems. Each player uses a different color to write the answers. The first person to get three in a row wins.

Take turns with a friend solving the subtraction problems. Each player uses a different color to write the answers. The first person to get three in a row wins.

Take turns with a friend solving the math problems. Each player uses a different color to write the answers. The first person to get three in a row wins.

Spin both spinners. Add the numbers. Record the equation on your recording sheet.

Spin both spinners. Add the numbers. Record the equation on your recording sheet.

Spin both spinners. Subtract the number of spin B from the number of spin A. Record the equation on your recording sheet.

Spin both spinners. Subtract the number of spin B from the number of spin A. Record the equation on your recording sheet.

Flip a card. Solve the addition problem. Record the equation on the recording sheet.

Flip a card. Solve the addition problem. Record the equation on the recording sheet.

Read the word problem. Solve the problem. Show your work on the mat.

Read the word problem. Solve the problem. Show your work on the mat.

Read the word problem. Solve the problem. Show your work on the mat.

Read the word problem. Solve the problem. Show your work on the mat.

Read the word problem. Use the number line to solve the problem. Record the question and answer on the recording sheet.

Spin both spinners. Add the numbers and cover the number that matches.

Roll two dice. Add them together. Cover a subtraction problem whose difference is the sum of the dice.

Use the open-ended number line to solve the addition problem. Record the equation on the recording sheet.

Use the open-ended number line to solve the subtraction problem. Record the equation on the recording sheet.

Flip a card. Read the problem. Decide which segments of the number line you need to help you solve the problem. Record your answer on the recording sheet.

Roll a die. Solve a problem in that row and cover.

Complete each equation by filling in the missing addends.

Complete each equation by filling in the missing sums.

Break apart the 2-digit number into tens and ones. Write the new addition problem and solve.

Look at the numbers that are on the bubbles. Arrange them in the boxes so that the equation is true.

Look at the numbers that are on the bubbles. Arrange them in the boxes so that the equation is true.

Look at the numbers that are on the bubbles. Arrange them in the boxes so that the equation is true.

Look at the numbers that are on the bubbles. Arrange them in the boxes so that the equation is true.

Look at the numbers that are on the bubbles. Arrange them in the boxes so that the equation is true.

Look at the numbers that are on the bubbles. Arrange them in the boxes so that the equation is true.

Look at the numbers that are on the bubbles. Arrange them in the boxes so that the equation is true.

Look at the numbers that are on the bubbles. Arrange them in the boxes so that the equation is true.

Add two numbers that are touching each other on the honey comb. Write their sum in the empty hexagon above them.

Starting in the upper left corner, work your way around the puzzle. Add or Subtract the given numbers. Record the final number on the recording sheet.

Flip a card. Use strategies based on place value and properties of operations to solve.

Flip a card. Use strategies based on place value and properties of operations to solve.

Flip a card. Read the word problem. Answer the question. Record your answer on the recording sheet.

For each page, there is a grade level standard attached so you know **EXACTLY** what you are covering! You can feel confident that **ALL** the standards for Second Grade are being covered!

I chose to store the math centers in Sterilite bins, because they don’t take up too much space. It is a tight fit, but I find that they work nicely for me. However, if you choose, you could store the centers in a larger container as well. Within the bin, each math center is stored in a gallon sized ziplock baggie. Since Unit 3 has 49 math centers, I found it helpful to split up the centers into 2 bins.

You can purchase Unit 3 individually HERE or

**SAVE BIG WITH THE BUNDLE HERE**

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]]>For that reason, I want to introduce you to the Alphabet Curriculum. It is a complete 7-week program that goes from letter recognition and formation to letter sounds to simple CVC words. It is packed with hands-on activities to keep young minds engaged as they learn, practice and master the alphabet.

Lesson plans

Assessments (Pre-Assessments, Mid-Assessments, Post Assessments). Students will be grouped by score for targeted centers and small group instruction.

Scope and Sequence

Whole group lessons

Differentiated small group lessons

Hands-on centers

Extra practice for additional support

Sample Schedules for 90 minutes, 70 minutes and 40 minute blocks

The lessons are organized in the following layout:

- Week 1- Letters a, p, b, t
- Week 2- e, d, f, v
- Week 3- i, m, n, r
- Week 4- o, c, s
- Week 5- u, q, j, l
- Week 6- g, h, k, z
- Week 7- w, y, x

Although the lessons are organized in this way, you can always choose to introduce and teach the letters in a different order. You can also teach them at a different pace. If you feel that you students need more time, you can stretch the lessons over 14 weeks or more.

This is a frequent question posed by teachers, and for a good reason: it is important to teach the alphabet in with a systematic approach. Keep in mind that there is no “correct” order to teach the alphabet. Furthermore, you don’t necessarily have to teach it from A – Z. However, by using the order listed above, you are able to **make words quickly**. For example, by the end of week 1, students will be able to move on from letters to simple CVC words. In week one alone, students will be able to use their letter sound recognition to make and read the words: pat, bat, tab, and tap. **What a confidence booster! **

Are you ready to change the way you teach the Alphabet? No more boring and monotonous letter activities. This Alphabet Curriculum provides explicit instruction in a variety of ways with context and structure! This packet provides students with **hands-on and engaging activities!**

**Lesson Plans: **Included in the curriculum are easy-to-follow daily lesson plans to help guide your teaching for whole group and small groups. They are complete with sample schedules, center activities and rotations, teacher table small groups activities for your low, standard (mid) and extension (high) groups and so much more!

**Weekly Letter Activity Centers/Rotations: **The weekly activities for center rotations include hands-on activities for letter identification, letter formation, letter sounds and letter review and application. Here are just a few of the activities in action.

Letter Sorting…

Magazine Letter Hunt…

Upper and Lowercase Spin and Cover…

Upper and Lowercase Letter Match…

Play Dough Mats…

Open-ended Letter Formation…

Shape Building…

Roll and Trace/Write a Letter…

Beginning Sound Cover up…

Beginning Sound Spin and Cover…

Beginning Sounds Letters…

These activities are broken down into low, medium and high groups in the lesson plans. You will want to prepare **Alphabet Toolkits** for each student at the table. You only need one set that will be used with each group of students. For example, if you have 5 students at a time at the “**Teacher Table**“, you will need to prepare 5 sets. These 5 sets will be used for all three groups. Listed below are the resources that you will include in each Toolkit.

The lesson plans clearly indicate which activities should be used in each group.

The Beginning Sounds Poster comes in a full size and mini size…

Here are a list of items that you might find helpful when building your Alphabet Curriculum toolkit:

- Magnet letters
- Binder rings
- Popsicle sticks
- Jumbo foam dice
- Game spinners
- Pattern blocks
- Snap cubes

Most of these items can be found on my Amazon Influencer Page: Click Here.

Too often, we expect a child to learn how to read on “our schedule.” If we don’t allow the student the time needed for their brains to produce the anticipated information, we impede the learning process. If a child is not saying the letter sound or word, count to 10 silently in your head. You may find that all they needed was a little bit more time to come up with the information. Furthermore, this 7-week curriculum can easily be expanded over 14 weeks or more to accommodate struggling students.

Too much focus on letter names can confuse a child when it comes to sounding out a word. For example, for the word cat, the student may refer to the letters by their name instead of the sounds that the letters make, saying c-a-t instead of /c//a//t/.

Even after a student has shown that he or she can identify a letter or word, continue to have them practice it in many different ways. In the Alphabet Curriculum, I’ve included a variety of practice activities to ensure that students have ample opportunity to truly master the skills.

- Letters b, d, p and q- These letters are frequently confused when learning how to read. These letters, and some others, may require more practice than the rest of the alphabet.
- Speech delays- It is important to remember that speech is also continuing to develop at these young ages. If a child consistently gets a letter wrong, check to make sure that they can first make the sound of the letter before asking them to identify it.
- Dyslexia, vision and other contributing factors- Keep in mind that there are multiple factors that contribute to a child’s reading success.

Once a child has mastered the alphabet, you can move on to building fluency reading CVC Words and basic Sight Words. Here are a few Bundles to consider:

- CVC Endless Mega Bundle: This is a bundle of CVC resources that will continue to grow. This bundle provides engaging hands-on resources for
**extra practice**. Many students need a lot of practice when it comes to beginning phonics. - CVC Fluency Bundle: This bundle of resources includes 12 packets that take students from sounding out CVC words to reading simple passages.
- Sight Word Fluency Pyramid Sentences: This bundle helps students build fluency with sight words along with phonics skills starting with pre-primer sight words and CVC words.

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]]>**In this math unit on place value to 1,000, students will learn to: **

*Determine the value of numbers in the ones, tens, or hundreds place

*Count and show numbers within 1,000 in base ten

*Show and read numbers within 1,000 in base ten

*Compare numbers within 1,000 using <, > or =

*Mentally add and subtract 10 and 100 from numbers within 1,000

*Add and subtract two digit numbers with and without regrouping using manipulatives

*Add and subtract three digit numbers with and without regrouping using manipulatives

*Review and apply knowledge of place value within 1,000

*Review and apply knowledge of addition and subtraction within 1,000 with manipulatives

This 2nd Grade Math Made Fun Unit 2 is loaded with **40 hands-0n math centers** and **96 NO PREP/Activity pages! **

**ALL 10 UNITS INCLUDED!**

**Here are the 10 Units that will be included in the 2nd Grade: Math Made Fun Curriculum**

**Unit 1:** Number Sense to 1,000

**Unit 2:** Place Value to 1,000

**Unit 3:** Addition and Subtraction Fluency within 20

**Unit 4:** Addition and Subtraction with 2-Digit and 3-Digit Numbers

**Unit 5:** Geometry and Fractions

**Unit 6:** Graphs and Data

**Unit 7:** Time

**Unit 8:** Money

**Unit 9:** Measurement

**Unit 10:** Multiplication and Division

**Daily Lesson Plans** that offer differentiation for on-level, below-level and above-level students.

The lesson plans are broken down into **5 easy-to-follow parts:**

1. **Objective**– What students should be able to do by the end of the lesson.

2. **Review- **A quick warm-up that has students practice previous skills that will be used in the current lesson.

3. **Hook-**A fun intro to get students engaged.

4. **Mini Lesson**– Teach, model, and discuss the new skill in today’s lesson.

5. **Practice- **Each practice section lists three types of activities that pair well with the specific lesson.

**Center(s)- **New center(s) to be introduced with the lesson.

**Activity Pages-** These pages require some basic materials such as scissors, glue or dice.

**Practice Pages- **These only require a pencil and crayons! They are great for table work, homework or work on the go!

✸**Differentiation**– Each lesson include **scaffold** and **extension** ides to meet the needs of students at **all levels**!

Read the cards. Match the standard, word and expanded forms of each number.

Flip a card. Count the base ten blocks. Write the value on the recording sheet.

Two players each flip a card from the pile in the center of the board. Compare the numbers and write them in the correct boxes. The person with the highest number keeps both cards.

Flip 3 cards from the pile. Arrange the cards on the place value mat in order to make the largest and smallest numbers possible. Record the numbers on the recording sheet.

Each player flips over 3 cards. Write the number for each player. Circle the highest number. The player with the most numbers circled, wins the game!

Count the value of the base ten blocks. Compare the values of both numbers. Record the comparison on the recording sheet.

Add the number and the value of the base ten blocks. Record your answer on the recording sheet.

Add the number and the value of the base ten blocks. Write an equation to match on the recording sheet.

Add the number and the value of the base ten blocks. Write an equation to match on the recording sheet.

Flip a card. Build the number on the mat by counting out the correct number of hundreds, tens and ones.

Roll a die. Build an addition problem from the row using base ten blocks. Add the blocks to solve the problem.

Roll a die. Build an addition problem from the row using base ten blocks. Subtract the blocks to solve the problem.

Choose a card. Count the base ten blocks. Add the numbers and record the missing sum.

Choose a card. Follow the steps in order to solve the equation.

Look at the number on the bubble gum. Write the value of the number in expanded form. Record your answer on the recording sheet.

Choose a piece of candy. Write the place value for the underlined digit on the correct candy. Use H for hundreds, T for tens and O for ones.

Read the number sentence. Compare the numbers and decide if the statement is true or false.

Break up each number into tens and ones and write the values in each column. Add the tens. Add the ones. Then add the tens and ones together to get the final sum.

Find a number that matches the value on the board. Write the numbers on your recording sheet.

Flip a card. Build the addition problem using base ten blocks. Add the blocks to solve the problem.

Flip a card. Build the addition problem using base ten blocks. Add the blocks to solve the problem.

Flip a card. Build the addition problem using base ten blocks. Add the blocks to solve the problem.

Flip a card. Build the addition problem using base ten blocks. Add the blocks to solve the problem.

Flip a card. Build the subtraction problem using base ten blocks. Subtract the blocks to solve the problem.

Flip a card. Build the subtraction problem using base ten blocks. Subtract the blocks to solve the problem.

Flip a card. Build the subtraction problem using base ten blocks. Subtract the blocks to solve the problem.

Flip a card. Build the addition problem using base ten blocks. Add the blocks to solve the problem.

Flip a card. Separate the tens and ones. Add across then down. Add the tens, ones, and then the sums.

Flip a card. Separate the tens and ones. Fill in the tens and ones chart. Complete the addition problem to find the sum.

Write each number in expanded form. Add the tens together and the ones together. Add the new numbers.

Write each number in expanded form. Separate the hundreds, tens and ones. Add the tens, ones, and then the sums.

Draw 4 cards. Place them in the boxes on your place value mat. Use base ten blocks to solve the subtraction problem.

Draw 6 cards. Place them in the boxes on your place value mat. Use base ten blocks to solve the subtraction problem.

Play with a partner. Each person takes turns flipping over a card. Each person places the card on a section of the game board (hundreds, tens, or ones). Write the number and compare. The largest number wins that round.

Spin both spinners. Cover a number that has the number from spinner 1 in the same place value from spinner 2.

Choose 3 dominos. Write each domino as a 2-digit number. Use base ten blocks to add up the sum.

Choose a card. Decide if the first number is greater than, less than or equal to the second number.

Flip a card from the hundreds pile, the tens pile, and the ones pile. Write the word in expanded form, standard form and written form. Record the numbers on your recording sheet.

Choose a card. Break down the numbers into tens and ones. Write the tens in the left column, the ones in the middle column, and the whole numbers in the right column. Add each column. Add symbols to make number sentences.

Spin both spinners. Write the number of the first spinner in the top box. Color the matching more or less. Write the new number in the bottom box.

For each page, there is a grade level standard attached so you know **EXACTLY** what you are covering! You can feel confident that **ALL** the standards for Second Grade are being covered!

I chose to store the math centers in Sterilite bins, because they don’t take up too much space. It is a tight fit, but I find that they work nicely for me. However, if you choose, you could store the centers in a larger container as well. Within the bin, each math center is stored in a gallon sized ziplock baggie. Since Unit 2 has 40 centers, I found it helpful to split up the centers into 2 bins.

You can purchase Unit 2 individually HERE or

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]]>**WHAT ARE CVC WORDS?**

CVC words are words that follow a consonant-vowel-consonant pattern, such as cat, bed, pig, dog, and run. They contain a short vowel in the middle.

**WHY TEACH CVC WORDS?**

By teaching CVC words, we lay a strong foundation for phonics. We give children the tools they need to break the reading code. Phonics is the connection between graphemes (letter symbols) and sounds. When we teach phonics **systematically** and **directly**, students are able to build a foundation that adds to their reading tool kit. CVC words are the **first set of reading instruction** that a child will need to master to become a fluent reader.

**CVC BIG ENDLESS BUNDLE: The Bundle that Keeps on Giving!**

I wanted to create a **bundle of resources** that would help students practice and master CVC words in a variety of hands-on, fun and engaging ways! The **CVC BIG Endless Bundle** turns reading into a game while giving students multiple opportunities to practice decoding, reading, and spelling CVC words! This bundle of CVC resources is a “**special**” bundle that will continue to grow, and grow and GROW! Once you buy into this special bundle, you will get all the updates for** FREE at NO ADDITIONAL cost**! Each time a new resource is added to the bundle, the price goes up! The earlier you buy into the bundle, the better. The packets in this bundle can be used for** literacy centers, homework, small group, guided reading, extra practice, early finishers **and** more**!

**What Packets are Currently Included in the CVC BIG Endless Bundle?**

**Packet #1**: **CVC Word List Cards**

These **CVC Word List Cards** provide students the reading practice they need with their newly learned phonics skill. The format is fun, engaging and gives students a sense of success as they move through the lists. The words are large enough so that students don’t feel overwhelmed when reading a list of CVC words. Add some letters and let students read and BUILD CVC words. You can grab the magnetic letters HERE. Watch their confidence soar as they hear themselves read entire lists of words!

**Packet #2:** CVC Segmenting and Blending

**Segmenting and Blending Cards** provide students the opportunity to **isolate (segment)** individual sounds (phonemes) within words and** blend** them together. Each CVC (consonant-vowel-consonant) word on the card has three dots and an arrow. Sometimes it is difficult for beginning/struggling readers to sound out words because they are so close together. However, the dots help students isolate each sound and the arrow helps them to blend the sounds together to form a word.

*****50 Cards Included/ 600 Words within the set*****

Packet #3:

**Packet #3:** Fluency Sentences

These **CVC Fluency Sentence Cards** allow students the reading practice they need with their newly learned phonics skills. The format is fun and engaging, and it gives students a **sense of success.** The words are large enough so they don’t feel overwhelmed when reading the sentences. Each card includes a simple starter sentence comprised of sight words and CVC words. The repetition in the starter sentences helps students focus on fluency and reading a CVC word in context. Students read the sentence and then circle the picture that matches the CVC word. *****50 Cards Included*****

**Packet #4: Word Searches **

**CVC Word Search **cards are a fun way for students to sound out and find CVC (Consonant-Vowel-Consonant) words in a word search! Since most kids love word searches, this is a great way to keep the reading process fresh and exciting!

Each Word Search card has only 6 words for students to find. The large letters in a simple font helps students from becoming overwhelmed. Each word list will focus on a short vowel CVC word (a, e, i, o, and u). The remaining lists will be a mixed review. In the list below, students will find the words fan, bat, cat, map, ham and bag in the word search. *****50 Cards Included*****

**Packet #5: CVC Type it Out!**

**CVC Type it Out** allows students to practice reading, sounding out and typing CVC (Consonant-Vowel-Consonant) words. Students read the CVC word in the word bank at the top of the card and then type out the word on their keyboard.

You can easily turn this activity into a **more engaging center** by adding a real keyboard! Place a card on the keyboard and let students type each word. This hands-on and engaging way of practicing CVC words will make learning exciting! Watch this center become a favorite with your students!

This set of CVC Type it Out cards starts out with single word families or short vowels and then moves onto a mixed review. Typing out the word families is sure to help build confidence, and the mixed review will help build accuracy. *****50 Cards Included*****

**Packet #6: CVC Stretch it Out!**

**CVC Stretch it Out** is a great way to support beginning/struggling readers. Students see a picture of a CVC word. They color the beginning, medial and ending sound by stretching out the word. Next, student write the word on the lines or in the box. There are **2 versions of these cards**. The first version has lines to assist in writing the words neatly. The second version has an open box for students who do not need the lines or for stamping out the words. **Each version has 50 cards. **The cards are broken down in short vowel sounds for building confidence and mixed review cards for practicing accuracy. The mixed review cards provide students with more of a challenge as they are required to hear each sound. *****2 Sets at 100 Cards Included*****

**Packet #7: CVC Gumballs!**

CVC Gumballs is a fun way for kids to practice spelling and writing CVC words! Students identify the gumballs that match the word family written at the top, write the words on the lines and color or cover the gumball if they spell it correctly. There are 43 games in this set. The cards progress from individual word families (19 total word families) to help build confidence to a mixed review of 24 cards to help build fluency and reading accuracy.

**Packet #8: CVC 5 in a Row**

**CVC 5 in a Row** turns reading into a game! For this game, students can play by themselves or with a partner. They roll a die, read the CVC word that matches their roll, and then cover a picture to match. If playing with a partner, the first person with 5 in a row, wins! If students play by themselves, the game is over once they have 5 in a row.

There are **50 games** in this set. The cards progress from individual word families (22 total word families) to help build confidence to a mixed review of 28 cards to help build fluency and reading accuracy.

**Packet #9: Spin and Write**

**CVC Spin and Write** works with CVC word families. Word families, also know as phonograms (chunks) can make the reading process easier for some students. Students learn to hear and read familiar patterns in word families quickly and fluently. Teaching word families can also help children recognize spelling patterns.

The CVC Spin and Write Set works with **32 individual word families**. They allow students to focus on reading and spelling one word family at a time.

Most students love to play games. Word family activities/games are a great way to reach all types of learners. In the CVC Spin and Write game, students use a paperclip and pencil to spin the word family and write the word family on the line. Each card allows students to write 10 words for each word family.

**Packet 10: Spin and Cover**

**CVC Spin and Cover** works with word families. Word families, also know as phonograms (chunks) can make the reading process easier for students. Students learn to hear and read familiar patterns in word families quickly and fluently. Teaching word families can also help children recognize spelling patterns.

Since this game works with** 2-4 word families at a time**, it is best that this activity is introduced to students who have had plenty of opportunities to practice word families one at a time. Most students love to play games. Word family activities/games are a great way to reach all types of learners. In the CVC Spin and Cover game, students use a paperclip and pencil (or a spinner) to spin the word family. They find a picture that matches the word family they spin. This packets includes 40 Spin and Cover Cards! A **master list** is provided for all sets.

**Packet #11: Box it Up**

**CVC Box it Up** helps students spell CVC words. After learning how to sound out CVC (Consonant-Vowel-Consonant) words, beginning and/or struggling readers need opportunities **to spell CVC words**. The CVC Box it Up set has **two versions** in this packet! The first version has a word bank for student support, and the second set is without a word bank for more independent practice.

Since beginning readers must master phonics skills, the one-to-one sound boxes help build spelling and phoneme segmentation fluency.

**Packet #11: Decodable Sentences**

**CVC Decodable Sentences **is a simple way to build CVC fluency and confidence in reading full sentences. These simple sentences give students the opportunity to practice reading CVC words along with simple sight words by applying decoding skills of segmenting and blending.

There are **159 cards (2 versions)** in this packet. The cards are broken down into **3 sets**, with three-word, four-word, and 5-word sentences. Each sentence is broken down into CVC words and basic sight words. The CVC words have 3 dots to help students segment (isolate) the sounds and an arrow to help students blend (combine) the sounds into a word. The segmenting and blending dots provide beginning readers with the structure and support they need to build confidence and fluency when sounding out words. The sight words have one dot to indicate that these are words that we do NOT sound out, but rather read on demand.

Packet #12: CVC Word Builders

**CVC Word Builders **

CVC Word Builders is a fun, hands-on way to practice word families and mixed review of CVC words. There are a total of **50 sets **of cards included in this packet. Each card contains 3-4 CVC pictures, to build a total of **194 CVC **words!

Students say the name of the picture and use letters to build the CVC word.

There are 50 pages in this set with 194 words.

These cards can be used for guided **reading warm-ups, small group work, homework, **and** more!**

Bookmark this page and visit often to see the latest updates added to the CVC BIG Endless Mega Bundle!

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]]>I’ve designed the units so that you can use Math Made Fun as a **whole math curriculum** in any classroom or homeschool math instruction. Each unit includes a full scope and sequence, pre- and post-assessments, and complete lesson plans to help guide you through the teaching process. PLUS, I’ve included an outline in each unit that tells you exactly which grade standards are taught in the unit, so you can be confident that **ALL standards are covered**!

**Here are the 10 Units that will be included in the 2nd Grad: Math Made Fun Curriculum**

**Unit 1:** Number Sense to 1,000

**Unit 2:** Place Value to 1,000

**Unit 3:** Addition and Subtraction Fluency within 20

**Unit 4:** Addition and Subtraction with 2-Digit and 3-Digit Numbers

**Unit 5:** Geometry and Fractions

**Unit 6:** Graphs and Data

**Unit 7:** Time

**Unit 8:** Money

**Unit 9:** Measurement

**Unit 10:** Multiplication and Division

**Daily Lesson Plans** that offer differentiation for on-level, below-level and above-level students.

**5 easy-to-follow parts:**

1. **Objective**– What students should be able to do by the end of the lesson.

2. **Review- **A quick warm-up that has students practice previous skills that will be used in the current lesson.

3. **Hook-**A fun intro to get students engaged.

4. **Mini Lesson**– Teach, model, and discuss the new skill in today’s lesson.

5. **Practice- **Each practice section lists three types of activities that pair well with the specific lesson.

**Center(s)- **New center(s) to be introduced with the lesson.

**Activity Pages-** These pages require some basic materials such as scissors, glue or dice.

**Practice Pages- **These only require a pencil and crayons! They are great for table work, homework or work on the go!

**Differentiation**– Each lesson include **scaffold** and **extension** ides to meet the needs of students at **all levels**!

**In Unit 1, students will learn the following grade level standards for Number Sense Up to 1,000: **

*Counting from 1 to 1,000

*Skip Counting up to 1,000 by 2s, 5s and 10s

*Identifying even and odd numbers

*Filling in missing numbers of 1 more, 1 less, 10 more and 10 less

Flip a card. Skip count by 5s to complete the pattern. Record the numbers on the recording sheet.

Flip a card. Skip count by 10s to complete the pattern. Record the numbers on the recording sheet.

Count the base ten blocks on a card. Decide if the equation is true or false and sort.

Flip a card. Skip count by 2, 5, 10 or 100 to count the objects. Record the numbers on the recording sheet.

Flip a card. Skip count by 2s to complete the pattern. Record the numbers on the recording sheet.

Flip a card. Skip count by 5s to complete the pattern. Record the numbers on the recording sheet.

Flip a card. Skip count by 10s to complete the pattern. Record the numbers on the recording sheet.

Flip a card. Skip count by 100s to complete the pattern. Record the numbers on the recording sheet.

Use a dry-erase marker to fill in the missing numbers on the chart.

Fill in the missing numbers on the puzzle pieces. If you get stuck, use a 1,000 chart to help you.

Flip a card. Write the number on the first line. Use the skip counting rule to complete the pattern.

Flip a card. Write the number on the first line. Use the skip counting rule to complete the pattern.

Flip a card. Write the number on the first line. Use the skip counting rule to complete the pattern.

Decide if the numbers are even or odd. Sort them to the correct card. Record your answers on the recording sheet.

Read the numbers on a square on the board. Skip count by 2s to find the next number.

Read the numbers on a square on the board. Skip count by 5s to find the next number.

Read the numbers on a square on the board. Skip count by 10s to find the next number.

Flip five cards and put them in order from least to greatest. Write the numbers on the recording sheet.

Flip a card. Put the numbers in order from least to greatest. Record the numbers on the recording sheet.

Flip a card. Put the numbers in order from greatest to least. Record the numbers on the recording sheet.

Pull a card. Look at the ten frame. Decide if the number is even or odd. Sort it to the correct card. Record your answers on the recording sheet.

Grab a small, medium or large handful of counters. Put them in pairs on your game board. Record the number of counters on the cup and circle even or odd.

**EXACTLY** what you are covering! You can feel confident that **ALL** the standards for Second Grade are being covered!

I chose to store the math centers in Sterilite bins, because they don’t take up too much space. It is a tight fit, but I find that they work nicely for me. However, if you choose, you could store the centers in a larger container as well. Within the bin, each math center is stored in a gallon sized ziplock baggie.

You can purchase Unit 1 individually HERE or

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]]>**In this math unit, students will:**

*Organize, represent, and interpret data with multiple categories

*Collect and record data on a picture graph, bar graph and tally chart

*Identify how many are in each category on a graph or chart

*Ask and answer questions about the total number of data points in a graph or chart

*Identify how many more or less are in one category than another

In the First Grade Math Made Fun Unit 9, graphs and data have never been so fun! This unit is loaded with **22 Hands-ON Math Centers** and **56 NO PREP practice pages** to help teach, master and reinforce this very important math concept.

**Check out the other First Grade Math Units in action**:

Click here to check out the **Kindergarten** Math Made Fun Curriculum!

Look at the tally charts. Read the questions. Record your answers on the recording sheet.

Look at the bar graphs. Read the questions. Record your answers on the recording sheet.

Look at the picture graphs. Read the questions. Record your answers on the recording sheet.

Look at the picture graph. Read the questions. Record your answers on the recording sheet.

Look at the bar graph. Read the questions. Record your answers on the recording sheet.

Look at the bar graph. Read the questions. Record your answers on the recording sheet.

Look at the bar graph. Read the questions. Record your answers on the recording sheet.

Count, tally and graph each dog. Then answer the questions on the recording sheet.

Count, tally and graph each farm animal. Then answer the questions on the recording sheet.

Spin the spinner. Color a game piece to match the spin. Continue spinning until you have a 1st place winner. Then answer the questions.

Spin the spinner. Color a face to match the spin. Continue spinning until you have a 1st place winner. Then answer the questions.

Spin the spinner. Tally a ball to match the spin. Continue spinning until you get up to 10 tallies for a ball. Answer the questions.

Flip a card. Read the question. Refer to the picture graph to find the answer. Record you answer on the recording sheet.

Flip a card. Read the question. Refer to the picture graph to find the answer. Record you answer on the recording sheet.

Flip a card. Read the question. Refer to the tally chart to find the answer. Record you answer on the recording sheet.

Flip a card. Read the question. Refer to the tally chart to find the answer. Record you answer on the recording sheet.

Spin the spinner. Color a unit on the graph to match your spin. Continue spinning until you have a 1st place winner. Tally the results.

Count, tally and graph each fish. Then answer the questions on the recording sheet.

Count, tally and graph each type of candy. Then answer the questions on the recording sheet.

Look at the picture graph. Flip a card and read the statement. Decide if the statement is true or false. Record the answers on the recording sheet.

Look at the bar graph. Flip a card and read the statement. Decide if the statement is true or false. Record the answers on the recording sheet.

Look at the tally chart. Flip a card and read the statement. Decide if the statement is true or false. Record the answers on the recording sheet.

I chose to store the math centers in Sterilite bins, because they don’t take up too much space. It is a tight fit, but I find that they work nicely for me. However, if you choose, you could store the centers in a larger container as well. Within the bin, each math center is stored in a gallon sized ziplock baggie.

You can purchase Unit 9 individually HERE or

Check out the **Kindergarten Bundle** HERE

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]]>**In this math unit, students will:**

*Read digital and analog clocks: time to the half hour

*Draw hans on the analog clock to show the correct hour and minutes

*Practice reading time in written form with o’clock, thirty and half past

*Connecting the correct times with everyday events

*Understanding a.m. and p.m. with everyday events

In the First Grade Math Made Fun Unit 8, time has never been so fun! This unit is loaded with **15 Hands-ON Math Centers** and **33 NO PREP practice pages** to help teach, master and reinforce this very important math concept.

**Check out the other First Grade Math Units in action**:

Click here to check out the **Kindergarten** Math Made Fun Curriculum!

Find the clock cards around the room. Write the digital times on the recording sheet to match clocks.

Read the question. Decide which time would be the correct time for the activity. Write the time on the recording sheet.

Read the question. Decide which watch answers the question. Color the watch on the recording sheet.

Spin the spinner. Write the time and draw the hands on the clock.

Spin the spinner. Write the time and draw the hands on the clock.

Spin the spinner. Cover a square to match the spin.

Spin the spinner. Cover a square to match the spin.

Spin both spinners. Write the time and draw the hands on the clock.

Play with multiple players. Flip a card. Cover a matching clock on the BINGO board. The first person to get 5 in a row calls out Tic-Tock-BINGO!

Take turns with a friend saying the times on the clocks. Each player uses a different color to cover the clock. The first person to get three in a row wins.

Look at the hands on the clock. Decide if the time is true or false and sort to the mat.

Read the time on the digital clock. Clip the analog clock that matches. Color the matching clock on the recording sheet.

Complete the time puzzles by matching the analog clock, digital clock and written time.

Read the times on the cards and sort them to the correct digital clock mat.

Read the word problem. Use the clock to help you solve the problem.

I chose to store the math centers in Sterilite bins, because they don’t take up too much space. It is a tight fit, but I find that they work nicely for me. However, if you choose, you could store the centers in a larger container as well. Within the bin, each math center is stored in a gallon sized ziplock baggie.

You can purchase Unit 8 individually HERE or

Check out the Kindergarten Bundle HERE

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]]>**In this math unit, students will:**

*Practice differentiating between coins

*Count pennies up to 20

*Skip count by 1’s, 5’s and 10’s to identify values of multiple pennies, nickels and dimes

*Counting on from a coin with higher value (eg. one dime, one nickel and two pennies would be counted on as 10, 15, 16, 17)

*Compare values of 2 groups of coins up to 99 cents

*Determine the amount of coins needed to come to a specific value

*Determining if there is enough money to buy an item

*Determining the amount of change that would be left after buying an item

*Identifying multiple combinations of coins to make up the same value

In the First Grade Math Made Fun Unit 7, money has never been so fun! This unit is loaded with **17 Hands-ON Math Centers** and **39 NO PREP practice pages** to help teach, master and reinforce this very important math concept.

**Check out the other First Grade Math Units in action**:

**ALL 9 UNITS INCLUDED!**

Decide which coins are needed to make the correct cents on the bank. Record how many of each coin you used.

Add up the coins. Decide if the coins are equal to the value on the card. Sort the cards to the true or false mats.

Roll a die for each coin. Place the correct number of coins in the column. Add them up and record your total. Whoever has the most money gets to color a star.

Flip a card. Count the coins. Cover a value to match the card.

Spin both spinners. Count out the number of coins. Add them together and record the value on the recording sheet.

Flip a card. Place the coins in the bank, and add them up. Write the value on the recording sheet.

Count the coins on the tub. Find the popcorn that has the matching value. Record the value on the recording sheet.

Flip a card. Count the coins. Cover the value to match the card.

Flip a card. Count the coins. Cover the value to match the card.

Each player gets a stack of 12 cards. Both players flip and place a card on the board. Total the coins and compare the values. The player with the highest value wins that round and gets to keep both cards.

Pull a card. Count the coins. Write the amount on the recording sheet. Color a happy face if you can buy the item. Color a sad face if you cannot buy the item.

Pull a card. Count the coins. Write the amount on the recording sheet. Color a happy face if you can buy the item. Color a sad face if you cannot buy the item.

Pull a card. Count the coins. Write the amount on the recording sheet. Color a happy face if you can buy the item. Color a sad face if you cannot buy the item.

Pull a card. Show two different ways to make the amount shown. Draw the coins on the recording sheet.

Count the coins on the board. Find the card that matches the value of the coins.

Find two ways to use coins to match the value on the card. Record the numbers on the recording sheet.

You can purchase Unit 7 individually HERE or

Check out the Kindergarten Bundle HERE

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