If you want to get students excited about using a tens frame, this Activboard Activity is for you! It has tens frames that can be used throughout the seasons. Students can choose different objects to count.
You can write the number and have students place the correct amount of objects on the tens frame, or you can place the objects on the tens frame and have the students write the number.
You can also have your students place different objects on the tens frame and add them. Then they can write the number sentence. Or you can place a certain number of objects on the tens frame and ask how many more are needed to equal 10.