Cactus Math Skills Practice Cards

Cactus Math Skills Practice Cards

These math skill practice cards are perfect for first grade! Place them in your STEM center, use them as a challenge for early finishers or pull them out for morning work. There are so many possibilities! And speaking of STEM centers, make your classroom STEM ready...

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Mermaid Addition Match Up

Mermaid Addition Match Up

Need a playful way to practice addition to ten?! This addition match up is a must-try. Kids will love pairing the math fact with the matching sum. Print it once and play it again and again! Then, check out our Editable Math Fact Games in our shop! I recently bought...

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Expanded Form Roll and Write

Expanded Form Roll and Write

Adding multiple numbers, let alone numbers in the hundreds, can be a bit intimidating for first graders.  Thankfully, this fun roll and write expanded form activity is a motivating way to make this tricky concept more concrete and visual. It's a perfect compliment to...

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Gumball Write and Wipe Addition Cards

Gumball Write and Wipe Addition Cards

These fun gumball write and wipe cards are a playful way to work on counting and addition in kindergarten or first grade. Grab your set below and then hop over and snag our Editable Math Fact Games in our shop! Getting Ready To prep these addition cards, I printed the...

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Ten Frame Addition Board Game

Ten Frame Addition Board Game

Board games are a HUGE hit in my first grade classroom, and this ten frame addition board game is no exception! My students loved solving addition problems as they raced to the finish line. It was the perfect addition to our math centers. And speaking of math centers,...

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Fourth of July Addition Activity

Fourth of July Addition Activity

Adding three numbers together is a tricky concept - especially when you run out of fingers to count! To help my first graders dabble in this much needed skill, I whipped up a patriotic addition activity that's perfect to use for the Fourth of July, Memorial Day or...

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Flip Flop Measuring

Flip Flop Measuring

We all know that kids can get a little stir-crazy waiting for summer to start!  To keep my students engaged and motivated to finish the school year strong, I created a bright flip flop measuring activity. It's a great math center for the classroom and it would also be...

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Which One Doesn’t Belong? Cards

Which One Doesn’t Belong? Cards

Ready for an addictively fun brain game for kids?! This critical thinking activity is an easy way to apply countless math skills including place value, shape recognition, comparison, addition, telling time, math vocabulary and so. much. more. Which One Doesn't Belong?...

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Fact Family Houses

Fact Family Houses

Fact families are a great visual for helping children see the connection between addition and subtraction. Grab your free set of write and wipe cards below and add them to your math centers or morning work!  Then, snag our Editable Math Fact Games for more fact fun!...

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Number Sense Mystery Puzzles

Number Sense Mystery Puzzles

Developing number sense is something that takes kids time and a lot of effort.  But this number sense activity makes it both exciting and challenging! Add them to your math centers or morning work!  For more number work, head over to our shop and grab our Place Value...

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Addition Flower Puzzles

Addition Flower Puzzles

Every kid loves hands-on activities and these addition flower puzzles are a super fun way to practice addition this spring!  They are easy to prep and can be used as a classroom math center, homeschool activity, or even a family game! For more addition fun, check out...

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Addition Kindness Codes Activity

Addition Kindness Codes Activity

Teaching first grade is just as much about teaching social skills as it is about the academic curriculum.  Because my kiddos are obsessed with spies and ninjas, I thought it would be fun to re-teach the importance of kindness, I had an idea to "crack" some kindness...

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Greater Than, Less Than Alligators

Greater Than, Less Than Alligators

Some math concepts are harder for kids to learn than others. That's certainly true for greater than and less than symbols! Luckily, these hands-on alligators help make sense of the complicated math signs and motivate kids to practice again and again. They're a perfect...

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Telling Time Match Up

Telling Time Match Up

Teaching children to tell time can take a LOT of practice!  This matching activity makes all of that hard work fun for kids - and it's a wonderful way to recycle your plastic Easter eggs, too! Telling Time Match Up is great to use as a math center, small group...

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Shamrock Addition Game

Shamrock Addition Game

This glittery shamrock addition game is a fun way to work on double digit number recognition, addition and expanded form in first grade. Everything is more magical with a hint of sparkle! For more addition fun, check out our 15 Editable Math Fact Games! Getting Ready...

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Addition and Subtraction Clip Cards

Addition and Subtraction Clip Cards

I've been teaching addition and subtraction strategies to my first graders since day one, but this week we "bumped it up a notch" and reviewed their facts with these addition and subtraction clip cards!  I knew my kiddos would thrive with a fun frozen-themed math...

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Coin Identification Money Mazes

Coin Identification Money Mazes

Kids love to learn about money, but it can often be tricky to keep the coins straight. These coin identification money mazes challenge students to pick out the correct coins and reveal the maze path from top to bottom. For more math fun, check out our Editable Math...

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