Learning centers

Transform your classroom with these creative learning center ideas. Engage your students and make learning fun with these top ideas for setting up interactive and educational centers.
Kindergarten Small Groups, Writing Center Kindergarten, Kindergarten Classroom Decor, Literacy Centers Kindergarten, First Grade Classroom, Kindergarten Center Organization, Transitional Kindergarten Classroom, First Grade Organization, Small Group Organization

For K-1 students, centers are one of the most developmentally appropriate things that you can do for them. Let me give you the break down on each of my 5 centers, and how I manage them!

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Amanda Tollefson
Elementary Classroom Decor, First Grade Classroom, Preschool Classroom, Classroom Themes, Classroom Labels, Future Classroom, Baby Classroom Ideas Daycares, Homeschool Classroom Decor, Special Education Classroom Setup

Staying organized is the #1 way I have found to save time! Finding the right systems can take time, but once you have it, say hello to all of the hours you didn't know you had! Below is the math area of my classroom. Today, I'm going to break down 10 of my favorite math center organization tips that really work!

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Sydnee Larsen
Kindergarten Centers, Kindergarten Classroom, Classroom Activities, Alphabet Activities, Classroom Decor, Kindergarten Reading Activities, Spelling Activities, Writing Station Kindergarten, Preschool Language Arts Activities

If your kids are anything like mine, they stomp their feet and are full of protests when it's time to practice handwriting. I get it; writing letters over and over can get super boring. Thankfully, that's not the only way to practice. Round up your art supplies and get your kids excited to work on their handwriting with these skill-building exercises that also double as fun activities. This one, for example, lets your child dot a letter outline with a cotton swab dipped in paint. Kids like…

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Rachael
Do you ever wish your students could be more independent at center time, and that prepping centers didn’t take so long? This FREE class will teach you the ABCs of Independent Pre-K & Kindergarten Centers for more playful, engaging center time! You will learn about “free-flowing” math and literacy centers that incorporate choice and independence while saving YOU tons of time! Play Based Kindergarten, Preschool Literacy Centers, Writing Center Activities, Preschool Prep, Literacy Center Activity, Pre K Activities, Free Preschool, Kindergarten Classroom, Kindergarten Activities

Do you ever wish your students could be more independent at center time, and that prepping centers didn’t take so long? This FREE class will teach you the ABCs of Independent Pre-K & Kindergarten Centers for more playful, engaging center time! You will learn about “free-flowing” math and literacy centers that incorporate choice and independence while saving YOU tons of time!

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The Kindergarten Connection