Pin These number sorts are an amazing way for students to practice seeing numbers represented in a variety of ways. This gives them several visual representations of numbers, so that they have a more concrete understanding of number sense.
Unifix cubes are a concrete representation of addition/number bonds. Building the bond with the Unifix cubes is what develops number sense. Great use for flash cards instead of looking for just memorization
Missing Numbers Clip Sticks is a fun math activity. Create number lines with one or two numbers missing on lollipop sticks.add the missing numbers to a peg and the pupil can indicate their choice to place in the gap.
This would be good to put in a journal also or add to calendar time on the smartboard! Number anchor chart- possibly make as signs with dry erase option- laminate. Good for beginning of the year because its easier
Counting is so important, that we wanted to let you guys in on some fantastic activities that didn't make it into story time. This is the Number Writing Salt Tray Game, which is a great idea for kids to practice number recognition and writing skills.