Hop to It! A Game of Number Line Counting, Adding, Subtracting, & Number Sense is a pocket game for centers or small group use. It combines several kindergarten and 1st grade Common Core Math Standards (K.CC.A.2, K.CC.B.4, K.CC.B.4c, K.CC.C.7, K.OA.A.2, K.OA.A.4, K.OA.C.5, 1.OA.C.5, 1.NBT.C.5, and 1.NBT.C.6) in a game format that students want to play over and over again. Additionally, it familiarizes students with using a number line, a critical skill for deep understanding of all the basic operations (+, -, x, and ÷) as well as fractions and decimals. This game allows for a multitude of differentiation possibilities, depending on which cards you choose to have your students use to play the game.
Hop to It! A Game of Number Line Counting, Adding, Subtracting, & Number Sense is the first of a trilogy of number line games. The second game in the trilogy is True or False?: A Number Line Game Using the Equal Sign. It addresses CCSS for math 1.OA.A.2, 1.OA.B.3, 1.OA.B.4, and 1.OA.D.7. The third game, Solve My Riddle: A Number Line Game to Solve for Unknowns addresses the extraordinarily difficult 1st grade skill of solving for unknowns. This game addresses the CCSS for math 1.OA.A.1, 1.OA.B.4, 1.OA.D.B, and 2.OA.A.1.