• Kindergarten Activities for Home
    • Play the license plate game with numbers as you walk through your neighborhood.  Have then look for a 1 on a license plate.  Then find a 2, then a 3, and so on.
    • Write your name and a family member's name.  How many letters are in your name?  How many are in your family member's name?  Which name has more?
    • Look through a store ad.  Cut out numbers 0-20.  Put the numbers in order from least to greatest.
    • Grab a handful of an item, cereal, beans, etc.  Estimate how many pieces you grabbed.  Now count them.  Was your estimate close?
    • Show the number 5 in as many ways as you can.  Use pictures and numbers.
    • Trace your foot with chalk outside.  Trace a friend's or family member's foot too.  Which foot is longer?
    • Sort a bag of skittles or other candy by color.  Count each color.  What color hast the most?  What color has the least?
    • Look around your home for solid shapes.  Name at least 3 solid shapes.
    • Use bendy straw, toothpicks, or pipe cleaners to many shapes as you can.  Record the names of your shapes.
    • Make a picture using 2 circles, 3 triangles, & 1 rectangle.  Describe to a friend how you made it.
    • Use a popsicle stick to represent a ten and beans to represent ones.  Using a deck of cards, give your child a 10 card, and draw another number card, then add the numbers together and show the number with sticks and beans.
    • Walk from one end of the room to the other and count how many steps, then show how many steps were taken with sticks and beans.
    Summer Math Packet