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ten black dots for black day? Free 10 Black Dots Number Circles Printable (and link to Free Number Circles for Counting Flowers) from Inspiration Laboratories Math Classroom, Literacy Activities, Kindergarten Math, Fun Math, Math Resources, Math Games, Teaching Math, Preschool Activities, Maths

Ten Black Dots by Donald Crews {Virtual Book Club for Kids} | Inspiration Laboratories

In Ten Black Dots by Donald Crews the question is asked, "What can you do with ten black dots?" Here are some art and math ideas to go along with the book.

How To Produce Elementary School Much More Enjoyment Counting Fun With Math Picture Books From Stimulating Learning With Rachel Numbers Kindergarten, Numbers Preschool, Math Numbers, Preschool Math, Fun Math, Math Games, Math Activities, Math Literacy, Literacy Bags
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Number Play - Stimulating Learning

Number play in the Early Years - from Rachel (",)

 Read a Mo Willems book to the class and then discuss certain ways he uses to convey his stories. Introduce kids to aspects of a book, such as, big words mean the character is saying it loud. 1st Grade Writing, Kindergarten Writing, Teaching Reading, Guided Reading, Learning, Teaching Ideas, Mo Willems, Writer Workshop, Readers Workshop
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inspired by Donald Crews' Freight Train. This is similar to our kindergarten line designs done last spring. Kindergarten Art Lessons, Kindergarten Art Projects, Art Lessons Elementary, Mondrian, Train Crafts, Transportation Theme, Train Art, Ecole Art, Art Abstrait
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PreK Freight Train Prints

Students read Freight Train, then printed tracks using cardboard. Trains were created using simple shapes.

Here's a simple train craft for kids inspired by the book, Freight Train by Donald Crews. This sponge painted train is perfect for toddlers, preschoolers, and kindergarteners! Trains Preschool, Transportation Theme Preschool, Preschool Books, Preschool Activities, Train Crafts Preschool, Train Activities, Book Activities, Toddler Crafts, Crafts For Kids
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Sponge Painted Train Craft Inspired by Freight Train

Here’s a simple train craft for kids inspired by the book, Freight Train by Donald Crews. This sponge painted train art project is perfect for toddlers, preschoolers, and kindergarteners! (This post contains affiliate links.) The Preschool Book Club is back this week with creative activities for kids inspired by the popular children’s book, Freight Train by …

Here's a simple train craft for kids inspired by the book, Freight Train by Donald Crews. This sponge painted train is perfect for toddlers, preschoolers, and kindergarteners! Trains Preschool, Transportation Theme Preschool, Preschool Books, Preschool Activities, Train Crafts Preschool, Train Activities, Book Activities, Toddler Crafts, Crafts For Kids
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Sponge Painted Train Craft Inspired by Freight Train

Here’s a simple train craft for kids inspired by the book, Freight Train by Donald Crews. This sponge painted train art project is perfect for toddlers, preschoolers, and kindergarteners! (This post contains affiliate links.) The Preschool Book Club is back this week with creative activities for kids inspired by the popular children’s book, Freight Train by …

Road Number Mat FREEBIE plus my go to Transportation themed math writing fine motor sensory reading and science activities for preschool and kindergarten.Perfect for a transportation theme or community helper theme. Numbers Preschool, Math Numbers, Preschool Classroom, Preschool Learning, Kindergarten Math, Teaching, Preschool Projects, Preschool Number Activities, Cars Preschool
Preschool Projects

Transportation Centers and Activities (Road Number Mat Freebie too) - Pocket of Preschool

Road Number Mat FREEBIE plus my go to Transportation themed math, writing, fine motor, sensory, reading, and science activities for preschool and kindergarten.

Creating a Name Train Craft And Train Snack for Preschoolers - - Create your very own Name Train with this preschool craft idea. Plus enjoy a delicious train snack as you read the story Freight Train by Donald Crews. Trains Preschool, Preschool Names, Alphabet Activities, Literacy Activities, Preschool Crafts, Toddler Activities, Kids Crafts, Preschool Painting, Abc Crafts

Creating a Name Train Craft And Train Snack for Preschoolers

Create your very own Name Train with this preschool craft idea. Plus enjoy a delicious train snack as you read the story Freight Train by Donald Crews.

Creative Drawing Use Ten Black Dots by Donald Crews to inspire creative drawing with this simple art activity! - Use Ten Black Dots by Donald Crews to inspire creative drawing with this simple art activity! Kindergarten Art, Preschool Art, Preschool Literacy, Dot Day, Drawing Prompt, Easy Arts And Crafts, Kids Crafts, Art Prompts, Book Activities
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Ten Black Dots Art Prompts

Use Ten Black Dots by Donald Crews to inspire creative drawing with this simple art activity!

Making Learing Fun has excellent ideas and printables for a Train theme. It is based on the book "Freight Train" by Donald Crews. Transportation Activities, Train Activities, Book Activities, Preschool Activities, Preschool Alphabet, Preschool Classroom, Trains Preschool, Train Coloring Pages, Coloring Book
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Trains

Making Learing Fun has excellent ideas and printables for a Train theme. It is based on the book "Freight Train" by Donald Crews. I picked it up at the library and printed out a few of the activities. We had a fun T is for Train day. Read “Freight Train” by Donald Crews. Available here. Train Patterns … click here for printables from Making Learning Fun. Print out several train patterns and train cars (they come in the same colors as the book!) Use the train cars to recreate the pattern! My…

Literacy and Laughter - Celebrating Kindergarten children and the books they love: Mo Willems Fun, links literacy and bar charts Kindergarten Literacy, Classroom Activities, Book Activities, Classroom Ideas, Mo Willems, Writer Workshop, Readers Workshop, Reading Display, Author Studies
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Mo Willems Fun

We have had a great time studying the work of Mo Willems! Here are some of the fun "Mo inspired" things that we did last week: pas...

Have I ever mentioned that William loves trains? This simple train activity, or you could even call it a craft, is not only just plain fun for a train loving preschooler, but it als. Preschool Projects, Preschool Learning, Kindergarten Math, Toddler Preschool, Teaching Kids, Train Activities, Preschool Activities, Homeschool Math, Homeschooling
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Teach Preschoolers Geometry with a FREE Printable Shape Train Craft

This preschool train activity will help children explore shape names, shape characteristics, and spatial reasoning.

10 Black Dots - A great preschool math activity based on Donald Crews' classic book! Numbers Preschool, Preschool Math, Kindergarten Math, Learning Numbers, Math For Kids, Fun Math, Math Help, Math Games, Touch Math
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10 Black Dots Math Activity - Munchkins and Moms

Welcome to day 2 of our “Exploring Numbers Through the Senses” series! Yesterday we posted our first activity based on Sound (Number Sound Boxes), today is all about the sense of SIGHT! We will be exploring what numbers LOOK like (incorporating both the numerical symbol as well as a conceptual understanding of them). As you…

Donald Crews Author Study and Author's Craft lessons - - QuoteWeekly Anchor Charts First Grade, Reading Anchor Charts, Writer Workshop, Readers Workshop, Authors Purpose Activities, Narrative Writing, Expository Writing, Paragraph Writing, Opinion Writing
Anchor Charts First Grade

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Shortcut by Donald Crews, Personal Narrative-Small Moment Mentor Text I have used this with lower and upper elementary. It is a powerful teaching mentor text for small moments as well as leads, descriptive writing, endings. Writing Mentor Texts, Personal Narrative Writing, Writing Topics, Personal Narratives, Teaching Writing, Writing Ideas, Recount Writing, Teaching Ideas, Fiction Writing
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A Peek at my Week, starting with a Must Read Mentor Text

Hello everyone! Today I am linking up with Jennifer from Mrs. Laffin's Laughings for her Peek at My Week linky party. Here are a few things I have planned for the week, beginning with a Must Read Mentor Text. The first thing I would like to share is a mentor text that I will be using this week. I am linking up with Amanda and Stacia from Collaboration Cuties for Must Read Mentor Texts. This week's topic is language arts. I'm actually cheating a little bit and sharing two books that I use…