Making 10 Games Activities and Numbers to 10

Grade Levels
PreK - 1st
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These 10 math centers and activities explore numbers to 10 and their number bonds. These Fish themed activities are hands-on and engaging. Making 10 is such an important skill for students as they build number sense and their understanding of ten as a benchmark number. Encourage your students to investigate the combinations that make ten with these activities, games, fish-themed ten frames and number cards. These Fish-themed math centers are sure to add some ocean fun and color to your classroom, while giving your students hands on and engaging math fun! These games are hands on, engaging and brightly colored.

Are you looking for hands-on and engaging math activities and games for your students to ?

What's Included:

* 9 math centers

* Fish Number cards to display in your centers or on your walls.

* Each center is either a game, activity or a fun filled activity page

* The math centers include:

Brightly colored Fish-themed Ten frame cards, Fish number strips (1-5), Fish number cards 1-10, Bubble number cards 1-10

Math Centers:

1. How many Fish?: Count how many fish there are on the card and find the matching number card

2. Fish Number Strips & Ten Frame: Using Brightly colored Fish Number Strips (1-5) and Number Cards (1-10) to fill in the Ten frame and make 10.

3. Rolling 10: Students roll the game die and then write the number sentence that makes 10.

For example, a player rolls a 3. They cover 3 spaces on the Ten Frame with a ‘3’ Fish number strip. They then count how many more spaces they need to fill to make ten. They record this on their recording sheet.

4. Number Mats: Students pick a number card and make place that number of Halloween pictures on the mat. They then fill in the ten frame and make the number bond.

5. Counting on: Students roll a die. They then write that number, and count on (and record) the next two numbers on the recording sheet.

6. Match the Puzzle Pieces: Students find and match the number, with the word and ten frame image on the puzzle pieces.

7. Ten Frames: This pack contains brightly colored Fish themed ten frames. Students pick a ten frame. They record ‘my ten frame looks like this’, write the number sentence and record the number bond.

8. Memory Game: Brightly colored memory game cards can be used to play a memory game with pictures / pictures and numbers / numbers / numbers and words. With several different sets of cards, it is possible to adapt the game for different levels.

9. How many more to make 10?: Cut, stick, and write worksheets to get your students hands on with their exploration of 10.

As a Bonus there is also a set of Number Cards with the Number, Words and Ten Frame Image for you to display in your classroom or center.


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