### Flip Ten

Fun addition card game from Guided Math ! Kids line up cards in four rows of five. Then, they flip two cards over. If the sum of the two c...

### Ten Frame Toss {Freebie}

Free, fun and useful Kindergarten - 1st Grade, Common Core aligned lesson plans, math games, calendars, behavior charts, materials and more!

### Making Tens Dice Roll Game {FREEBIE}

Here is a great activity to help students practice and master that important making tens strategy. In this activity students will roll a die and write the number. Students will figure our how many more they need to make ten and record that number. Then students can write the equation and fill i...

### First Grade Math Unit 3 Addition to 10

Addition to 10 fun with this differentiated JAM-PACKED unit filled with everything you need to teach how to add. This pack comes with 5 standards/concepts: addition to 10, counting on using numbers lines with sums to 10, making 10, solving word problems with sums to 10, and writing addition number s...

### A Mathemagician's Game for Making Ten - Math Coach's Corner

Tuesday afternoon, my second grade buddy, Dominion, burst into my room to show me a magic trick! He held out a deck of cards and gave me the old line, “Pick a card, any card.” He told me to look at my card, but keep it private. I looked, and it was the 8 of […]

### Addictive Game for Practicing Combinations for Ten - Math Coach's Corner

Your students will love practicing the combinations for ten with this super engaging game. All you need is a standard deck of cards!

### The Importance of 10 - Math Coach's Corner

Yesterday, I posted about effective fact practice. Developing automaticity with addition and subtraction facts begins with subitizing, which is why it’s so important that our Kinder babies get a lot of practice with that skill. The next building building block is knowing combinations for 5 and 10. If a student has instant recall of 3 […]

### Sums of 10 Lickety Split ~ Freebie!

Our class has been working on adding sums of 10. I really want my students to be fluent with these facts. I tell them all the time they sh...

### Easy Math Game: Tens Go Fish

Kids can practice their addition and math skills with this fun and easy math game that is a variation on the "Go Fish" card game.

### Number Bracelets Common Core K.OA.3

Students show different ways to make the numbers 3-10 by using number bracelets. During this activity the students show 4 different ways to make the number. Then, they write the equation. K.OA. 3...

### Home - Learning at the Primary Pond

Hi, I’m Alison! I help K-2 teachers implement effective, fun literacy instruction – without spending all their free time planning. LET’S GET STARTED Hi, I’m Alison! I help K-2 teachers implement effective, fun literacy instruction – without spending all their free time planning. LET’S GET STARTED Read blog posts and download freebies for… Phonics Instruction […]