Unifix cubes are a concrete representation of addition/number bonds. Building the bond with the Unifix cubes is what develops number sense. Great use for flash cards instead of looking for just memorization

Counting is so important, that we wanted to let you guys in on some fantastic activities that didn't make it into story time. This is the Number Writing Salt Tray Game, which is a great idea for kids to practice number recognition and writing skills.

This is a visual aid teaching number bonds up to Using a coat hanger & clothespins as a visual aid & practical support. Easy for students to visualize.

Teaching Time to Kidsâ€¦ I know as a child, I had difficulty telling time. This is a super cute idea for younger aged children. I will remember to include this in my future classroom!

MATH Area math game: Roll the dice and draw the area array on your own grid - first to fill it wins. Or 2 players choose a different colored pen each, use one grid and the player who cannot complete the last array is the loser.

OK, this is genius how to teach children multiplication. Use your "hand calculator" to figure 8 and 9 multiplication tables. Where was this when I was in school? (Also, this is a crazy long video for such a simple concept.