Number Sense Teacher Resources
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Assessing Sequencing Numbers
Assess whether your kindergartners can identify numbers in random order using two sets of numeral cards 1-10 and 11-20. Starting with a small group and the 1-10 deck give your learners the task of putting the cards into order from smallest to largest and have them read the cards in the order they laid them down out loud.
K Math 7 Views 9 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Students multiply and divide numbers. In this estimation games activity, students compete with each other as they multiply and divide numbers. They work with number sense and logic. Students follow predetermined rules and try to become the first one to find answers in a certain range of numbers.
6th - 9th Math 13 Views 80 Downloads
Apple Farm Field Trip
Monitor the growth of young mathematicians with a comprehensive addition and subtraction assessment. Using the context of a class field trip to an apple orchard, this series of four story problems allows children to demonstrate their fluency with adding and subtracting two-digit numbers by implementing strategies of their own choosing.
1st - 3rd Math 164 Views 121 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Adding and Subtracting Ten
Developing fluency with basic addition and subtraction is fundamental to the success of all young mathematicians. This four-day lesson series begins with learners using ten-frames and hundreds charts to recognize patterns when adding and subtracting ten.
K - 2nd Math 125 Views 74 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Provide the opportunity for learners to demonstrate problem-solving techniques. They listen to a series of Christmas themed word problems, then use unifix cubes and illustrations to solve them. Common Core standards and an attached problem solving example are included.
Pre-K - 1st Social Studies & History 13 Views 73 Downloads CCSS: Designed
New Review Rational Number Project: Initial Fraction Ideas
Deepen the fractional number sense of young learners with this introductory lesson on equivalent fractions. After completing a short warm-up activity, children go on to work in pairs using fraction circles to complete a table of equivalent fractions before ending the lesson with a fun Fraction Fill game.
3rd - 6th Math 14 Views 9 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Getting Started with Math By Hand Concept App
Pupils build number sense skills and gain confidence at math by hand. Review how to perform algorithms for the four basic operations. A step-by-step mode emphasizes place value in the base-ten system for each algorithm. Learners identify and review and, through the Missing Pieces game, test how well they understand the concepts.
6th - 8th Math 3 Views 8 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Number of the Day
Daily routines not only help to manage classrooms, they can also provide students with rich opportunities for learning. This activity supports young learners in developing their number sense by counting up the school days on a class 100 chart.
K - 2nd Math 29 Views 22 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Listing Fractions in Increasing Size
Increase the depth of your class's fractional number sense with this number-ordering activity. Given four fractions, each with different numerators and denominators, young learners are asked to place them in order from smallest to largest. This challenging task encourages students to choose from three strategies for comparing fractions; using common denominators, common numerators, and benchmark fractions.
3rd - 5th Math 191 Views 115 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Number Sense and Operations
In this number sense and operations activity, students solve 15 different problems that include number lines and identifying various types of numbers. First, they solve a given equation and then check their work. Then, students find the greatest common factor and least common multiple of a given number.
8th - 9th Math 3 Views 56 Downloads
Copycat- Number Sense Enrichment Worksheet- Using a Chart
In this using a data chart number sense activity, 5th graders read an involved word problem at the top of the page. They fill in a data chart to organize the given information. They use rounding to estimate, and write a short answer about how they completed one portion of the chart.
5th Math 3 Views 12 Downloads
How Much is a Million? and Number Sense
Second graders explore a multitude of numbers. In this number sense lesson, 2nd graders predict the number of items in a jar as a segway into the story How Much is a Million. Students then create a book pertaining to 100 in the same style as the David Schwartz book.
2nd Math 3 Views 1 Download
Converting Within the Metric System
Sal makes conversions within the metric system. He converts 51.8 decimeters to kilometers. This activity helps build number sense and after being viewed, could be applied to conversions made within the U.S. Customary system.
5 mins 5th - 7th Math 5 Views 36 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Number and Operations Sense: Whole Numbers
Explore operations with whole numbers, using a calculator to develop understanding of the effect an operation has on the numbers involved. Your class collects data, looks for patterns, and makes conjectures regarding numbers or operations.
3rd - 5th Math 50 Views 884 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Everyone's Playing Basketball
To foster number sense and build problem solving skills, pupils will work through a complex word problem. They will be asked to analyze the data given, solve the problem, then share their thinking process with the class. This activity would be a great way to start off a unit on problem solving techniques.
3rd - 5th Math 6 Views 18 Downloads