Wednesday, 18 July 2012

Dice Cups

Here is a quick and easy idea that I use during Daily 5 math. I HATE hearing dice rolling on tables when I am working with small groups. It drives me bananas. Or kids rolling their dice and loosing them under cabinets. Grrr...

Here is a solution! I bought small plastic bowls from the dollar store. Traced a felt circle the size of the bottom of the bowl and hot glue gunned it down. I teach my kids to drop the dice the into the bowl to roll. No more loud rolling and runaway dice!

Easy Peasy !

(Note: This picture is awful and fuzzy. I apologize. Also the bowl looks huge in this picture. It is only the size of my hand. )


  1. That's a good idea. I think I'll have to do that this year. I don't mind the noise so much, but I don't like it when they start tossing them around the room! What's with that?
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  2. What a great idea! I'm a new follower. :)

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    1. Thanks Marissa!!
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