More...

Number Talks (Kindergarten) Various Number Talks for Kindergarten. Number Talk – Ten Frames Number Talks – Ten Frames and Dot Cards Number Talk – Fluency with 7 Number Talk – Making Ten

More...

Making 8, 9 and 10 Lesson: Game Worksheet Students practice computation strategies and identify number patterns and relationships to make eight, nine, and ten in a variety of ways. Matching Number Pairs for Eight Matching Number Pairs for Nine Matching Number Pairs for Ten Sample Lesson Making 7, 8, 9, 10 Worksheet Sums up to…

More...

Decompose, Branching and Number Bonds Video Lessons (K-2) This resource provides strategies and tools for decomposing numbers through the use of branching. Branching* is simply a strategy of breaking apart and associating numbers in a way that creates friendly landmark numbers. This directly ties to the Common Core standards tagged in this resource as the…

More...

Problem Solving Strategies – Making Math Real We hear it as math teachers all the time, “Use real-life examples in math problems.” Many of us take the problem given to us in a text book and try to relate it to real life. Sometimes it works, but usually, even though it is a step in…

More...

Operations & Algebraic Thinking While ten frames should start in Kindergarten, ten and twenty frames are great for developing mental math skills in all elementary grades. Dreambox – Simple Ten Frame game, but be ready, it goes fast! Using a two by five array, the Ten Frame supports the use of five as an anchor…

More...

Common Core Math Games (K-3) Common Core Math Games – Many Common Core Standard aligned games for grades K-3.  Great for Smartboard whole class or for individual students.

More...

Math Performance Assessment Tasks Inside Mathematics – Elementary, middle school, and high school performance tasks. Printable and viewable PDF’s which include math tasks, performance assessment rubrics, and student examples.

More...

Kindergarten Common Core Math Videos Compare the Number of Objects in Groups (K.CC.6) Number Bonds (K.OA.1 ) Learn Basic Addition Facts: Add 0 (K.OA.5 / 1.OA.3)

More...

Counting Songs Counting Songs – The best way to memorize counting is to practice counting with songs.  Several different songs that are great for preschoolers, kindergarten students, or any child struggling with counting. Great for teaching English as a second language. Printable lyrics or viewable PDF for smart board. Know number names and the count…

More...

Printable Place Value Cards Printable Place Value Cards – Set of place value cards that slide on top of each other to make decomposition of place value visible. Great for Kindergarten, first grade, and second grade or for any student needing to understand the basic concept of place value. Work with numbers 11-19 to gain…

More...