Looking for a fun way to teach subtraction? This 5 Plump Pumpkins book will have your students decomposing 5 with ease. Engage students with this rhyming repetitive text. Students will be able to visualize subtraction as they watch the pumpkins disappear each time you turn the page. Additional pumpkin materials are included in this packet to support your growing mathematicians.
5 Plump Pumpkins Classroom book (color version) - use to introduce the rhyme to the whole class.
5 Plump Pumpkins Student book (reproducible version) - for students to be able to read along with the class and take home
How Many Ways Can You Subtract from 5? - student activity page
I Can Count Pumpkins - Interactive Ten Frame Book (0-5)
Pumpkin/Seed Math Mats - can be used whole group or for math stations (subtraction expression cards included)
Roll and Write - die and student recording sheet - writing numeral practice 0-5
Pumpkin Seed Numbers - for small groups or whole group - number identification (can also be used for assessment)
Pumpkin Seed War - Students will identify and compare numbers in this active partner game.
Enjoy! Thank you!