This ladybug themed addition and subtraction activity can be used as a center or during whole group learning. It focuses on sums and differences of 10 but can be adapted to meet your students' needs by using the provided blank cards.
This product is also a part of a larger product:
direction card for Catching Ladybugs (addition and subtraction to 10)
work mats (black and white and in color)
ladybug pieces (black and white and in color)
addition and subtraction ladybug cards (black and white and in color)
blank addition and subtraction cards (black and white and in color)
"fun" cards (black and white and in color)
Common Core aligned:
CCSS.Math.Content.K.OA.A.1 Represent addition and subtraction with objects, fingers, mental images, drawings1, sounds (e.g., claps), acting out situations, verbal explanations, expressions, or equations.
CCSS.Math.Content.K.OA.A.3 Decompose numbers less than or equal to 10 into pairs in more than one way, e.g., by using objects or drawings, and record each decomposition by a drawing or equation (e.g., 5 = 2 + 3 and 5 = 4 + 1)
CCSS.Math.Content.K.OA.A.4 For any number from 1 to 9, find the number that makes 10 when added to the given number, e.g., by using objects or drawings, and record the answer with a drawing or equation.