A Mouth Full Number Center – Dental Health Month

Creative Teaching Press Inspired In Style Dental Health Month February Tooth Teeth Classroom Project Activity 2

Create a center for early number recognition.  Each game mat has a Stick Kid who needs teeth and a target number.  The student rolls the dice and adds the teeth to the child’s mouth until they reach the correct number.  Leave out the dice for younger students and just have them place the appropriate number of ‘teeth’ on the accent. How To:  Use … [Continue reading...]

Tooth Game Board – Dental Health Month

Creative Teaching Press Inspired In Style Dental Health Month February Tooth Fairy Teeth

February is dental health month, and we have come up with a few projects for your classroom. Students will race each other through the tooth game board to be the first to reach the end!  The game board path includes 32 teeth to represent the number of teeth in an adult mouth.  If the student lands on a “smile” sticker, they go ahead one space.  If … [Continue reading...]

Valentine’s Day Activities – Alphabet Grab

Creative Teaching Press Inspired In Style Valentine's Day Alphabet Grab

Alphabet Roll For this activity, use a 10" heart cut-out  for the game board.  Place the Black Dot-to-Dot 1" Sticker Letters on the heart by using a random selection of letters.  Then use the sticker letters on a small 1" cut-out or card to create letter cards or letter beads.  Place these into a festive bucket.  When the student pulls out the … [Continue reading...]

Valentine’s Day Activities – Graphing with Calendar Pieces

Creative Teaching Press Valentine's Day Graphing with Calendar Pieces

Graphing with Calendar Pieces Create a hands on graphing center with seasonal items and Valentine's Day themed calendar pieces.  Have students place the numbers from the February Calendar Days in order and then show the number model using seasonal items.  Have students line them up to create a graph. Created by Knowledge Bound team members in … [Continue reading...]

Valentine’s Day Activities – Cupid Counting


Over the next few days, Inspired in Style will have many different Valentine's Day activities for your classroom.  Check back often as we share more!  Starting us off is 'Cupid Counting'. Using both 6" and 10" heart cut-outs, program them with the number word written on one style (shown in green), and the number model on another (shown in pink).  … [Continue reading...]

Snowball Toss – Winter Game

Inspired In Style Snowball Toss Winter Game

Get students moving with this exciting winter snowball toss activity!  Super easy to make and fun to play.You can create your party game by decorating a science board with pieces from the Winter Essentials Bulletin Board Value Pack.  Once you have your items placed, cut holes into the pieces and board.  Spice up your board by adding white fabric to … [Continue reading...]

Ornament Winter Board Game

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Have a great time with your class this winter as you build your own game boards! MAKE THE GAME Make a colorful holiday board game!  Use Creative Teaching Press' Ornaments Border  to create your board game spaces.  Using this colorful border will give the impression of obvious spaces, like you see on a game board.  Cut the ornament border in … [Continue reading...]

Thanksgiving Corn Activities Plus Freebie Printable


Thanksgiving is almost here! Download the free corn template for all sorts of fun activities! Students will love creating these delicious ears of corn. This fun Thanksgiving Craft is even great to do with families at home!   Corn-Tasting Feast: Show the class a package of corn seeds. Teach students that the Pilgrims' first Thanksgiving feast … [Continue reading...]

Winter Activities Target Number Dice Game


It's starting to get a little colder and winter is almost here! Looking for a great activity to do with your students while they're stuck indoors? This targeting Number game using December Calendar Days is perfect for indoor activities and winter themed activities! It will keep your students moving and energized as they roll the dice - they'll … [Continue reading...]

Winter Math Mats


Are your kiddos already distracted by the upcoming holiday breaks? Are you looking for fun and engaging ways for your kids to explore early math concepts? If so, then this Winter Themed Math Mat activity may be just what you are looking for! This Math Mat Activity using a simple December Calendar Day meets Common Core Standards, too! Each math … [Continue reading...]