This product contains SIX different Christmas cookie themed math activities to use with your 1st grade student(s) in December! Every activity has a title poster (8.5x11), a directions sheet (8.5 x 11), game cards with math problems, a recording sheet, and an easy to use answer key! Five of the activities have 18 questions, one has 12.
For even more fun, add 3 props: a baking tray, a spatula, and a cookie tin! Display the game cards on the baking tray with the spatula. Set up the cookie tin next to the baking tray. As your student(s) answers each “cookie” game card math question, he/she can move it into the cookie tin. These props add some fun and movement – perfect for this time of year when little ones have extra energy! :)
These activities are easy to prep. for use during the busy month of December! Simply print, laminate the posters and game cards, cut out the game cards (they are all straight cuts with gray cutting lines!) - you’re ready to go!
Classroom Educators: These activities are perfect for whole-class math centers/stations during December - can be used with individuals/small groups, too!
Home Educators: For use with individual or small groups of students, these activities can be made into "file folder" games by affixing the title page to the outside of a folder and tucking the directions page, game pieces, and recording page inside! Can be used for your co-op classes, too!
If you follow CCSS, these activities address the following:
Counting Numbers Cookies:
Student will count and determine numbers in a series by writing the numbers that are 1 more/1 less.
Place Value Cookies:
Student will combine tens and ones and write their total value.
Comparing Numbers Cookies:
Student will use >, <, and = to compare 2-digit numbers.
Student will fluently add 2 numbers to find the sums (sums are between 10 and 20).
Ten More, Ten Less Cookies:
Student will mentally determine 10 more and 10 less than the given numbers.
Student will subtract multiples of ten in the range 10-90.
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