Get your kiddos invested in learning the different ways to make 5 using the bane of a teacher's existence: the fidget spinner! This product will have your students learn each way to make 5 and test their ability to write or draw an addend to equal up to 5.
Display on a white board during review. Pass out as a worksheet or for morning work! Assign as a quick and fun homework assignment or laminate and make a part of your daily math centers. Choose your own adventure!
This FREE product is aligned to the following standards:
Represent addition and subtraction with objects, fingers, mental images, drawings1, sounds (e.g., claps), acting out situations, verbal explanations, expressions, or equations.
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).
Fluently add and subtract within 5.