Tens frame practice at calendar time using Velcro and counters.going to add this to my calendar wall. Great way to practice representing sets in ten frame format. Check out 10 frame smartboard game on illuminations website.
First moments of kinder tip. don't leave a coloring page for the kids as bellwork. Some kids color fast, some kids have never held a crayon. Leave out something they can do over and over until you are ready to call them to the carpet!