This activity is an engaging way to teach the concept of doubles facts to 1st and 2nd graders. It allows students to be creative while learning a strategy that helps build number sense and basic math skills. This Doubles Facts Valentine’s Heart handout aligns with Common Core Math Standards in that it extends and builds fluency with addition and subtraction and encourages students to represent and solve problems involving addition and subtraction.
Included in this activity are:
-1 grading rubric
-1 student instruction worksheet
-1 teacher model page that can also be used as a way to differentiate instruction
-1 student heart worksheet to create their own doubles facts heart