Little Log Cottage School

Kindergarten math

5 Effective Uses of Calendar Time

I often see questions on PreK/Kindergarten curriculum, so today I thought I’d share with you our calendar activities.  My PreK and Kindergarteners participate in calendar time every morning and it can be a very effective use of our time.  Here are activities…

Busy Mom's Guide to Hands-On Lesson Planning- Math Tubs

Busy Mom's Guide to Hands-On Lesson Planning- Math Tubs

Recently, I’ve been asked on how to plan hands-on, no workbook type lessons for busy mothers. I thought it might be helpful to answer this question in a series of posts. Last week we talked about the importance in having…

Kindergarten Math-Beginning Addition and Subtraction

In preparing my upcoming Kindergarteners for the fall, I thought it best to go ahead and start pouring the foundation for adding and subtraction.  And when beginning with any type of lesson it is always best to provide real experiences.…

The Listening Walk- Kindergarten Literacy Unit With Printables

The Listening Walk- Kindergarten Literacy Unit With Printables

Our second Kindergarten literature unit is ready!  I have been busy getting everything ready for our summer session and am excited to share our plans with you! The Listening Walk is a great book that we will be using with…

Who Sank The Boat?  Kindergarten Literature Unit Study

Who Sank The Boat? Kindergarten Literature Unit Study

  Our first Who Sank The Boat?-Kindergarten is ready for the June session!  I have had so much fun creating these printables to line up with our State Kindergarten Curriculum and with our book selection for the study. Who Sank The…