# Counting On: a Mental Math Strategy Unit

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This unit is part of the addition portion of the Mental Math Strategy Collection.

Mental Math Units: the Complete Addition Collection

For many students, counting on is the first mental math strategy that they learn and by using counting on, they can learn how to effectively add 1, 2, 3 or 4 to a number.

There are many ways to teach students how to count on. This resource will focus on some of the most visual ways, including domino and dot patterns, empty number lines and number charts.

This resource is separated into three sections: 0-10, 11-20 and 21-100. This will allow you to choose the activities that best suit your grade level. Additionally, the different sections can be used to differentiate instruction and target specific learning needs within your classroom. Additional to the activities in each section, this resource includes a counting on math center and several other kinesthetic learning activities. Please see the free preview for a complete description.

Enjoy!

~Shelley Gray
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I really appreciate the variety of the resources. Lots of different ways to support learning.
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The best way to teach the counting on strategy to first graders.
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This counting on packet was great for helping my students to count on. It was very helpful to have the three different sections to move my students from one digit numbers up to three digit numbers. Thank You!
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Thank you! This is just what I needed. I love the differentiation . Thank you for sharing.
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Another great resource for my first graders. Thank you for sharing.
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Oh my! Thank you SO much! Just started teaching 2nd grade and I have several kids really struggling with addition! Can't wait to use this info with them starting tomorrow!
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This is a wonderful unit. We are just now working on making 10 and mental math. I think this will be very helpful.
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This is so timely for my students and I will use this often. Thank you.
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Excellent product for this concept! THANK YOU !
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This is awesome and so important to build fluency. Thank you!
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Wow! What an extensive unit. Love all the different activities to use! Hope to find one like it for subtraction.
Hi there! In all I have 6 addition strategy units and 6 subtraction strategy units. To see them all, just copy and paste this link into your browser. Just to let you know, they are all on sale until tonight at midnight CST :)

Let me know if you have any questions,

Shelley
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Mental Math is such an important skill for students to learn. Thank you so much for sharing this wonderful resource.
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This is a great resource for first grade. My students really understood the various strategies. The various levels helped me out when working with my 3 groups.
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This really helped my son understand mental math strategies! In school, they 'kind of' touch on this, but don't explain when it might be best to use certain strategies. This helped me to clarify for my seven year old, who was still trying to 'count on' for numbers larger than four. Thanks!
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