You can even recycle newspapers and catalogs to create math activities!
Can you find the numbers 1-10, cut them out, and them glue them in order?
Write numerals 1-5 and cut out sets for each one.
Cut out scores from the sports page. Can you tell which is more and which is less?
Cut out two pictures. Make up a number story based on objects in each picture.
Can you find a picture of a square, triangle, or circle? Can you find pictures of solid (3-dimensional) shapes?
Fold a sheet of paper in half. Cut out objects that are alike and glue them on the same side. Can you give your sorting rule?
Have I got your creative juices going? What else can you add to this list?