Dry lima beans and a sharpie make fabulous ghosts for math activities! We did lots of addition and subtraction stories, counting, and patterning with them this week. (Look at that little guy on the end! :)
I was looking for something else to do with my little ghost friends- and BOY did I ever find some great things! Are you ready? I am no Theresa Caputo, Long Island Medium...only Carolyn Kisloski, Upstate NY Kindergarten Teacher- but I definitely made a connection with MANY precious little TPT ghost... Have a look!
I decided my ghosts would live in this new/old haunted/gorgeous house.
Wouldn't you if you were a ghost??? They practically BEGGED me to live here. It is FREE from Winterpix Wonder! It is their Clipart: Halloween Counting Ghost-Haunted House.
Before I start with more FREEBIES, I just want to say a HUGE THANK YOU to all of you fabulous TPT Sellers who share your wonderful ideas, talents, and products. If you download these freebies, please leave some great feedback to these sellers. (AKA 4 STARS!) I am always amazed when I see thousands of downloads and maybe two ratings. I am even more
Greg from Kindergarten Smorgasboard made these adorable Fall Themed Ten Frames FREEBIES. No more plain old dots for us this fall! Thanks, Greg!
Here is a great Ghost Numbers FREEBIE by Angela Hatt.
Ten Ghosts Number Order by Crayons and Curls has perfect little number cards.
This Ghost Counting Math Center FREEBIE by Marilyn Anderson has haunted house mats that would be great to use with the ghost beans!
Teach with Laughter has an adorable Friendly Ghosts Ten Frame Math Station FREEBIE.
Mrs. Ricca's Kindergarten TPT Store has some precious Halloween Math Freebies.
Classroom Imagination has a cute Halloween Ghost Addition Center.
Eric made Ghost Counting Wheels # 1-6
and this Roll and Cover Ghost Game FREEBIE!
Thank you, Eric! :)
This is a fun little morning work sheet by Tiffani Mugurussa called Ghostly Order.
Jennifer Knopf has these great Friendly Ghosts Number Tracers FREEBIES.
This Counting Ghosts Activity by Grade School Giggles has number cards and an adorable workmat. It would be fun to use with the lima bean ghosts! It comes with ghosts, as well.
Math Coach's Corner has a great Ghostly Make Ten FREEBIE.
Still with me? Well, there's more...
These little Ghost Feeling Cards from Winged One's TPT Store would be a great little character ed lesson.
Nicki Thigpen has such a cute 5 Little Ghosts Book! My kids LOVE it. Thank you, Nicki!
Look at this great Ghosts and Haunted Houses pack by Michele Pilon!
Here is her description: A perfect addition to your Halloween curriculum, this fun download includes a counting game, numerical order practice, identification of words that end in “g”, silent “e” introduction, ghost addition, a story starter, and a fun emergent reader about a hidden ghost.
These adorable Ghostly Contractions by Tammy Wathen are too old for my guys right now, but would be perfect for first grade. SO cute!
Jennifer Knopf also has FREE Friendly Ghost Alphabet Tracers!
How about some Ghost Themed Paper to write a scary story from Taming My Flock of Firsties? So much fun!
Jessica from A Turn to Learn shared these great 22 Halloween Borders and Frames.
Kindergarten Kiosk shared this precious Alphabet Letter Fluency Game. I love these graphics!
Look at these precious letters!
My ghosts would love to live here, too!
Mrs. Leeby made this great Spooky Syllables activity. What a fun way to teach syllables!
So... if you weren't thinking of having a ghost theme in the next couple of weeks, you may want to reconsider now. Have fun and have a BOO-tiful day!