This printable was created to enhance student's number skills as they continue to practice solving word problems using addition and subtraction. The solid skill behind these word problems, that I use in my classroom, is FISH. FISH stands for Find
Build a Sentence is meant to enhance understanding of sentence structure and to encourage using capital letters and punctuation.
This packet includes writing paper and cut out words in which they are to manipulate into a proper sentence. They key is
Subtraction Practice is an activity created to enhance visual thinking.
Students are to draw a matching picture to go along with specific subtraction sentences.
- can be used after teaching the meaning of subtraction and the minus sign or earlier
Say That Sound!
The purpose of this game is to encourage students to discuss their thinking of the parts of words. For example, “The words hat and rat have the same ending!” Whoever can say the word, say the parts, repeat the word and get to the
Match the Picture- Addition
Have your students enhance their number sense by completing number sentences!
In this printable, students complete each number sentence to match the illustration above. This encourages them to visualize addition
These name tags fit perfectly in the larger lanyards. I have included a place for the child's name, teacher's name, and classroom number. These are great for field trips, or simply for open house!
I have included an example of how I use them and
Finding the difference is a skill that all Kinders should know. "The difference" is a subtraction term and can be practiced through this printable. In this exercise, children will write how many objects in all by finding the difference. You can use
This game is meant for two people and played like BINGO. It can also be played with one person but more entertaining with two. It helps develop sight word fluency and quick recognition.
two game boards
game pieces (to cover words)
Kiddos always need some practice writing their numbers quickly and legibly, especially early on in the year!This packet is meant to guide students to form their numbers correctly and build upon and strengthen their number writing fluency.
At the beginning of the year, model to your students the purpose of a reader's response. Have them only use the illustration as the telling of their favorite part, where most have them have not developed many writing skills at this point. As the