Number Sense Teacher Resources
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Number Sense and Operations
In this number sense and operations worksheet, learners solve 15 different types of problems that include reading number lines and solving inequalities. First, they write the scientific notation of various numbers given. Then, pupils write an expression that contains only positive exponents.
8th - 10th Math 15 Views 261 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Ten-Frames – A Games Approach to Number Sense
"How can you help students visualize numbers in a way that is compatible with our base-ten number system?" The answer is simple: use ten-frames. Whether they're being used as a part of classroom routines or as instructional tools, this math model offers a wealth of opportunities for developing number sense in young mathematicians.
K - 3rd Math 85 Views 63 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Activities that Build Number Sense
Have fun while building the number sense of young mathematicians with this list of ten-frame learning games. From developing cardinality and counting skills to learning place value and basic addition strategies, ten-frames are excellent math models that support the growth of young learners.
K - 2nd Math 81 Views 59 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Math 7 Study Guide for Number Sense and Operations: Quiz 1
This number sense and operations study guide provides notes and explanations as well as practice problems. In order to practice their math skills, learners write fractions as decimals, identify which number set a number belongs to, take square roots, and change decimals into rational numbers.
7th - 8th Math 73 Views 1084 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Race to 20
And they're off! Working in pairs, young mathematicians roll dice to see who can fill in their double ten-frames first. When students finally fill in their arrays, they create addition number sentences that represent their rolls, helping to reinforce the underlying math concepts.
K - 2nd Math 67 Views 46 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Developing Number Sense with "Baa Baa Black Sheep"
Using the fun Mother Goose nursery rhyme "Baa Baa Black Sheep" and the book Sheep Out to Eat, your Kindergarten class will practice number matching and will also learn facts about sheep. Beforehand, create several laminated sets of of sheep numbered from 1 to 4 and write out on chart paper the full Mother Goose rhyme.
Pre-K - 1st Language Arts 17 Views 70 Downloads CCSS: Designed
An Apple a Day
Students estimate the number of apples in a bushel basket and complete center activities. In this estimation and number sense lesson based on the theme of Johnny Appleseed, students read about Johnny Appleseed, then estimate and count apples in a basket and solve math problems based on apples.
3rd - 6th Math 11 Views 54 Downloads
Estimation and Number Sense using Java applet
Seventh graders practice the concept of estimation and number sense using Java applet. They demonstrate skills in addition, multiplication and percentage computations. After reviewing a variety of estimation strategies, they play a java-based game using applets on computers.
7th Math 3 Views 8 Downloads
Number Sense and Operations
In this number sense and operations worksheet, 7th graders solve 15 different types of problems that include estimation and expanded notation. First, they simplify various equations by following the order of operations. Then, students write numbers given in expanded notation.
7th Math 4 Views 54 Downloads
New Review Friends of 10
Build young mathematicians' foundational number sense with this set of graphic displays and manipulatives. Including lines of colored dots representing the complements of ten and their related number sentences, this resource can be used in a variety of ways to supplement math instruction in the primary grades.
4 mins Pre-K - 2nd Math 13 Views 9 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Dot Card and Ten Frame Activities
What fun, simple number value activities these are! Using dot cards and ten frames, 34 educational games are briefly described to help diversify these great strategies. For example, in the game "I Wish I Had..." the teacher holds up a value card and says, "I wish I had ___.
K - 2nd Math 93 Views 350 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Counting and Academic Vocabulary: Using Ten-Frames
Increase equity into your curriculum with this academic vocabulary-builder. Develop number sense and meta-cognition by making explicit the purpose, nomenclature, and uses of 10-frames. Using 10-frames, learners can "determine numerosity of a set without counting," so this activity is perfect for even your youngest mathematicians.
K Math 3 Views 88 Downloads
Integrating Gandhian Principles of Communal Unity in Mathematics
Fourth through sixth graders incorporate Gandhian principles into Math curriculum. They explore Gandhi's teachings on communal unity and economic equality. This has quite a bit of information about Gandhi and his observations and practices with regard to economic inequality.
4th - 6th Math 3 Views 25 Downloads
Rounding to the Nearest Thousands
Third graders practice their number sense by completing math manipulative problems in class. They identify the different place values of a 4 digit number and practice rounding a number to the nearest thousand. Then complete rounding problems on the white board in front of class and on their own.
3rd Math 17 Views 74 Downloads
Math Throughout the Day
Learners practice their number sense throughout the day. They practice their use and understanding of numbers in every part of the day. Learners watch and listen to the teacher count students in class, sort themselves based on colors or patterns on clothing, and pick up certain number of objects during cleanup time.
Pre-K - 1st Math 3 Views 50 Downloads
Decimal Place Value
Having a good number sense is key to understanding place value. This video clearly explains the place values that comprise a decimal number. It is a very straight forward presentation and would be appropriate for grades 3, 4, or 5. Sal uses multiple colors and expanded notation to describe the value of each number.
4 mins 3rd - 5th Math 93 Views 285 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Earth Day Number Sense
Elementary schoolers count and order objects using numbers 1-300. They bring recyclable items from home. Students group the items, skip count by 2's, 3's, and 5's, and arrange the items on a number line. Recyclable plastic bags are put in groups of 300 to be used to make sleeping mats for the children of Haiti.
2nd - 4th Science 14 Views 162 Downloads