measuring up.... Learning about cities and towns using Numicon shapes to measure. Provocation, loose parts, math, equivalence, balance, area, capacity, urban and rural.

The 100 square challenge! Can you use your knowledge of numbers, patterns and place value to reassemble the 100 square? How about trying it against the timer? Can you even complete more than one square before the time runs out? Very popular in my class! LG☆

Stack It! math station where students take turns rolling the dice and adding that many cubes to their tower - whoever can make the tallest tower without falling wins! (Building Number Sense in First Grade blog post with a ton of ideas!!)