extra math and writing activities

Extension Activities



  1. Count to 100 by ones and tens.

  2. Count to 100 starting at different numbers. ie:  Start at 26.

  3. Write numbers 0-20.

  4. Count groups of objects up to 20.

  5. Name one more than a given number 0-20.

  6. Name one less than a given number 0-20.

  7. Compare two groups of items up to 20.

  8. Write addition sentences that you know.

  9. Write subtraction sentences that you know.

  10. Make number bonds for number sentences.

  11. Make tens frames for numbers 0-19

  12. Sort a collection of objects you find at home and describe similarities and differences.

  13. Name and describe shapes you know.

  14. Use positional words like above, below, beside, in front of, behind, next to.


  1. Write uppercase and lowercase letters.

  2. Name upper and lower case letters that are in random order.

  3. Name letter sounds.

  4. List rhyming words.

  5. Read sight words.

  6. Identify sight words in a story.

  7. List and describe the characters in a story.

  8. List and describe the setting in a story.

  9. List and describe events in order in a story.

  10. Identify the beginning, middle and end of a story.

  11. Identify the author and illustrator and tell what they do.

  12. List three facts from a nonfiction reading.

  13. Draw a picture of important vocabulary words in a nonfiction reading.

  14. Identify parts a book like the front and back cover, Title page, index, glossary, captions of pictures


Fry Sight Words

  1. Make flashcards.


  1. Practice slideshow.

  2. Videos

Jack Hartman


#1   1-10  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lMQhm2tLNhU

#2   11-20  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XNawfhXSdSw

#3   21-30  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d8irWS0MKZk

#4   31-40  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hax5O7fESoY

#5   41-50  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pPAtIXazDas


1-100  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oSYQptRYzYE




Jack Hartman: 


Letters of the Alphabet



A is for Apple Song:




Apple Apple a-a-a:




Jolly Phonics:




Jolly Phonics 42 Sounds: