Compare Numbers the "Fun Way" by using an alligator manipulative. Students will enjoy making the alligator to "CHOMP" the greater number. When students use it correctly, they will have a better understanding of greater than and less than vocabulary and will be able to accurately draw the symbols.
*Pieces to make the alligator craft
*Student directions with pictures
*3 leveled activity pages
*1 blank activity page
*Alligator song poster ( to help students remember the difference between symbols)
*Alligator song mini cards ( great to glue in math journals)