Addition for Kindergarten: Centres, Printables & More

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A Pinch of Kinder - Yukari Naka
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A Pinch of Kinder - Yukari Naka

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This is a great guide to prep and executing this unit. There are a lot of great activities to use in my centers. Thanks!
A Pinch of Kinder NEVER disappoints. Easy to follow instructions and great examples and references to videos. I use of all her math packages:)
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03.01.17: 41 new pages added!

This is an addition unit for you Kindergarten classroom!
The focus is on addition to 10 using a variety of strategies.

It includes:

• 9 day lesson plans with corresponding curriculum expectations from The Ontario Kindergarten Program, 2016

p. 2-8: Addition Mat (Colour and B&W)
p. 9: I Can Add Numbers! Half Page Recording Sheet
p. 10-11: Play Dough Addition Mat (Colour and B&W)

p. 12-29: Addition Play Dough Mats (Addition to 10)

p. 30-32: Add with a Number Line Mat (Colour and B&W)

p. 33-44: Addition cards (sums to 10) to use with the addition mats on page 2-13

p. 46-47: Ten-Frame Addition Puzzle Pieces & Recording Sheet

p.48-56: Counting Bear & Play Dough Roll & Add Centres: Roll the number dice & the colour dice. Put that many play dough balls/bears in that colour on the addition mat. Repeat. Add the 2 groups together. Write the number sentence at the bottom with a wipe erase marker.

p. 57-58: Domino Addition Wipe Erase Sheets (Colour and B&W)

p. 59-60: My Book of Domino Addition (Copy page 3 as many times as you want {I did 3} and then put the cover page on top and copy the entire booklet. Slice with a paper cutter on the line, staple the end and set out with dominos.)

p. 61-70: Unifix Cube Addition Cards

p. 71-73: Adding Shapes: Addition word problems focusing on the strategy "draw a picture".

p. 74: Addition to 5 Worksheet with Strategy Checklist
p. 75-76: Addition to 10 Worksheet with Strategy Checklist

p.77-78: Sticker Addition Recording Sheets

p. 79-91: Addition Flashcards (Facts to 5, 10, 15 and 20).

p. 92-95: 4 Addition Story Problems

p. 96-99: Fill in the Blank Addition Word Problems (great for small group differentiation, choice and student voice!)

Separate File: Addition Play Dough Mats (Older version, slightly different borders and fonts): I still included these just in case you liked these better. Please print and use the ones you prefer! (18 pages)

If you want to see some of this product in action, you can check out my blog post "Teaching Addition in FDK" by clicking here.

I hope you and your kids enjoy using these activities to learn addition!

This product is included in these bundles:
- Kindergarten Math Centres: The Year Long Bundle
- Kindergarten Math Units: Term 2 Number Sense Bundle



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Number Lines for Kindergarten
Composing Numbers for Kindergarten
Subtraction for Kindergarten


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