Pumpkin Explosion

Pumpkin Explosion

\ \ Have your child estimate the number of bands it will hold. What is too high? What is too…

Book Stats

Book Stats

\ \ Download and print a blank copy of the recording sheet \ \ \ \ Thanks to Sharon Drummond…

Mystery Number

Mystery Number

Thinking from young ones: Amazing math problem solving today with @MathBeforeBed . Noticed 3 numbers between 6,10,14 so changed guess…

Fraction Circle

Fraction Circle

\ \ Fraction Circles provided by Brainingcamp: Access Brainingcamp’s virtual manipulatives and lessons

Energy Bites

Energy Bites

\ \ Watch the making Energy Bites video with your child.\ \ \ \ Ask her what she noticed and…

Checkers

Checkers

\ \ How many? You choose what can you count?

Many Squares

Many Squares

\ \ You can also sum the little squares by adding 1+3+5+7+9+11+13 ((yellow)+(blue)+(green)+(orange)+(red)+(dark blue)+(burgundy)). Since visually this forms a square…

Different Sums

Different Sums

\ \ The purple squares can be represented by 1+2+3+4+5+6 and can be visually seen by finding half the area…

Jars & Tops

Jars & Tops

\ \ Do you see any patterns? How many tops? How many jars?

Percent Fill

Percent Fill

\ \ Re-colour the picture so that both colour equal in area.\ \ Get ready to yell! Play this video…

Wondering Hippos

Wondering Hippos

\ \ Answer together all the wondering questions your child has.\ \ Possible Questions to push the talk further:\ \…

Magic Rings

Magic Rings

\ \ Imagine we taped to strips/rings of paper together and then cut down the middle of each. What would…

Puzzling Dimensions

Puzzling Dimensions

\ \ You can read more about trying to incorporate math into your puzzle making.\ \  

3D Tic-Tac-Toe

3D Tic-Tac-Toe

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Lite-Brite Shapes

Lite-Brite Shapes

\ \ Download free printables to use in your Lite-Brite. You still have one right?\ \ \ \ or have…

Balanced Diet

Balanced Diet

\ \ After you discover how to balance the mobile on the right. Draw your own mobiles so that one…