First Grade Morning Bins for November are here and have been added to the First Grade Morning Bin Bundle! Join thousands of teachers who have swapped out their pencil and paper routine with hands-on and engaging morning bins!
NOTE: Many teachers are choosing to use these as early finisher tubs or during a different part of the day. Generic labels have been included for this purpose.
WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF MORNING TUBS / BINS?
The benefits of morning bins are endless!
- They are hands-on and engaging
- They provide meaningful practice for basic skills
- Students have opportunities to work on fine motor skills
- They provide group and social interaction
- These offer open-ended practice
- They can be used as an alternative to pencil/paper work
- They provide extra practice for previously taught skills
- Most importantly…they make learning FUN!
WHAT’S INCLUDED IN THE BUNDLE?
Each monthly theme will include 21 skills. The monthly skills stay the same throughout the months, but the activities change to provide students with more challenging activities.
- 189 Morning Bin activities
- Color AND Black and White Versions Included!
- Simplified Student Direction Cards
- Material List for each bin
- Morning Bin Rules Poster
- Labels for Bins (2 options)
- Teacher Progress Monitoring Sheet
- Some bins included accountably sheets, if you choose to use them
SKILLS INCLUDED IN THE MORNING BINS FOR OCTOBER:
- Segment and Blend
- Sight Words
- Rhymes, Syllables and Compound Words
- Count Sequence
- Comparing Numbers and Making Groups
- Representing Numbers
- Base 10
- Addition and Subtraction
- Measurement and Data
- Time and Money
- Patterns and Fractions
- Social/Emotional: Regulating Myself and Relating to Others
Let’s take a look at what is included for the month of November
Let’s see the First Grade Morning Bins for November in action!
Morning Bin #1: Vocabulary
Students will build a vocabulary word with magnetic letters and will match the picture to the word.
Morning Bin #2: Sounds
Students will spin the spinner and cover a blend word.
Morning Bin #3: Segment & Blend
Students will read the CVC word and add the silent e card to make the new CVCe word.
Morning Bin #4: Sight Words
Students will read the sight word, build it with magnet letters, and write the word.
Morning Bin #5: Sequence
Students will look at the pictures and put them in order of sequence.
Morning Bin #6: Sentences
Students will read the phrases and pick the conjunction to complete the sentence.
Morning Bin #7: Grammar
Students will look at the picture and pick the preposition to match.
Morning Bin #8: Writing
Students will flip a word card and an ending punctuation card. Then they will use them to write a sentence.
Morning Bin #9: Rhymes, Syllables & Compound Words
Students will count the syllables, sort the cards and complete the graph.
Morning Bin #10: Text
Students will pick a card and look for a character in a book that has matches the description.
Morning Bin #11: Count Sequence
Students will flip 2 cards to make a 2-digit number and count on to write the next 5 numbers.
Morning Bin #12: Comparing Numbers & Making Groups
Students will spin the spinner twice and compare the numbers.
Morning Bin #13: Representing Numbers
Students will match the number to the number word. Then they will spell the number word.
Morning Bin #14: Base Ten
Students will flip a card, count the base ten blocks and cover the number on the mat.
Morning Bin #15: Fluency
Students will add the two sides of the dominos and sort them to the sum on the Domino sorting mat.
Morning Bin #16: Addition & Subtraction
Students will spin a sum and cover a problem to match the sum.
Morning Bin #17: Measurement & Data
Students will sort cards from shortest to tallest or shortest to longest.
Morning Bin #18: Geometry
Students will use pattern blocks to reflect the picture.
Morning Bin #19: Time & Money
Students will look at the picture and decide if it takes place in the morning or in the night.
Morning Bin #20: Patterns & Fractions
Students will skip count by 5’s or 10’s to complete the hundred chart.
Morning Bin #21: Social & Emotional
Students will look at the problem and clip the best choice.
I hope you find this resource fun and helpful!
For some fun No-Prep activities for November, Click Here.
To see the November Kindergarten Morning Bins in action, Click Here.