I could totally do this with money-- dollars on a pumpkin then popsicle sticks with bills and coins that add up to the amount. Addition/subtraction sorting - child needs to determine which sticks add up to the number on the bucket.
Teach Your Child to Read - Making a 10 to Add is a great math strategy to help students mentally add bigger numbers. Its a skill I picked up somewhere along the way i. - Give Your Child a Head Start, and.