The make a ten addition strategy can be difficult for some students to grasp. As your small groups work through this 5 Day Focus math intervention plan they will move from hands on materials to drawings to make their way towards mentally adding using the make a ten strategy. This math intervention resource includes assessment, detailed lessons, hands-on instructional activities and math centers that can be used for weeks to come.
First grade mental math is improved through research based strategies by which students begin with concrete models, move to drawings and finally mentally add and subtract ten from given numbers.
This 5 Day Focus resource includes a pre assessment, 5 days of detailed lesson plans, independent student activities designed to be used over and over as math centers, exit tickets and culminates in a final assessment.
I am confident that this resource will improve your first grader's ability to use the make a ten strategy. This teaching sequence has worked wonders for my own students and I am happy to be able to present this resource to you!
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