Manipulatives Teacher Resources
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Learning Note Values with Math Manipulatives
Students gain better knowledge of how fractions and note values work together and to better understand the concept of note values. They access the concepts of fractions and how they apply to music notation. Students incorporate kinesthetic application within this lesson as well.
2nd - 5th Visual & Performing Arts 5 Views 19 Downloads
Subtracting Whole Numbers
Second graders practice subtracting numbers by using a visual aide. In this number sense lesson, 2nd graders complete whole number subtraction problems by utilizing manipulative cubes to visualize the equation. Students complete a worksheet with many subtraction problems.
2nd Math 6 Views 22 Downloads
Several activity centers help your youngsters explore math concepts to see that math is all around us. They participate in a toys/game area, a block area, a dramatic play area, an art area, a library area, a discovery area, a sand/water area to improve their math skills.
Pre-K - 2nd Math 6 Views 225 Downloads
Call it "Macaroni"
Who knew there were so many fun educational opportunities featuring pasta? Scholars read a brief informational text about the history of pasta (note that "macaroni" is spelled two different ways, so address this if kids are reading independently).
1st - 3rd Math 18 Views 185 Downloads
Manipulatives for the Upper Elementary
An impressive number of math manipulative ideas are available in this math resource. This page is really a resource guide with links to 18 different math manipulative ideas. The ideas are quite good, and the pages are all printable.
4th - 6th Math 6 Views 9 Downloads
Time for candy math! Yes, get out those Skittles, M&M's, and jelly beans because you are going to make math sweet. There are six different candy math ideas here for you to try. You're kids will use treats to add, subtract, sort, make patterns, make shapes, and estimate.
K - 2nd Math 48 Views 342 Downloads
New Review Manipulative Labels
Add to the organization of your classroom with this set of labels. From dominoes and pattern blocks, to measuring tools and play money, this resource includes labels for 18 different types of math materials, making it perfect for any elementary school teacher.
K - 6th Math 11 Views 7 Downloads
“I Can” Common Core! 1st Grade Math
Any first grader can master the Common Core math standards with this checklist! With each standard rewritten as an affirmative I can statement, children are provide with clear goals to work toward throughout the school year.
- Display an enlarged copy of this checklist in the classroom to serve as reference during math lessons
- Implement this resource as an ongoing assessment of student growth, documenting the abilities of each child with respect to the Common Core standards
1st Math 52 Views 34 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Ordering and Comparing Numbers
Pupils compare numbers using math manipulatives, tokens or blocks. In this comparing and ordering numbers lesson, students make models of 2 numbers and determine which is the greater. Pupils practice writing groups of numbers in order and are introduced to the concept of a number line.
1st - 3rd Math 28 Views 77 Downloads
Arts Impact and Math
Third graders incorporate math into dancing. In this algebra lesson, 3rd graders identify different shapes and patterns using dance movements. They relate the different creations to polygons as they incorporate the use of stretchy bands to make the shapes.
3rd Math 15 Views 21 Downloads
Ten More and Ten Less
Get learners to analyze two-digit numbers based on place value, and use manipulatives to add and subtract both 1 and 10. A place value chart is available, and you can project it during guided practice. Through visualizing numbers, learners work on addition and subtraction patterns as a group.
K - 3rd Math 15 Views 178 Downloads
Put Your Hands on the Values-Math Manipulatives
Fifth graders visit Web sites on the World Wide Web for interactive practice in recognizing place value for numbers. They work in teams of two to practice identifying place values of whole number and decimals by creating place value cards.
5th Math 3 Views 7 Downloads