Number Sense Teacher Resources
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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 CCSS: Designed
Planetary Place Value
Third graders explore place value to the ten thousands place. This incredibly thorough, 24-page lesson plan has learners construct, order, and compare numbers to 9,999. This three-day lesson plan includes reteaching and extension activities designed within a space theme.
3rd - 4th Math
Identity Property of 1
Part of building solid number sense is understanding the laws and properties of multiplication and addition. Elementary school students can watch Sal multiply using the number 1. He explains that 1x any number equals that number. He provides several examples that show the Identity Property of 1.
1 min 2nd - 4th Math
Multiplying by Three-Digit Numbers
In this mixed applications worksheet, students estimate and multiply three-digit numbers, problem solve word problems with mixed applications, and use number sense to solve problems using digits zero to nine only once. Students solve twenty-one problems.
4th - 6th Math
Students multiply and divide numbers. In this estimation games lesson, 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
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
Place Fractions on a Number Line (1)
Can you put a fraction on a number line? You can! As learners will find out, they can break a number line into equal parts just like they can with a block or pie. With an example problem and clear explicit instruction, they'll be guided through the process of determining where the fraction one-third should go on a number line.
6 mins 3rd - 4th Math CCSS: Designed
Place Value 3
Understanding place value is a basic mathematics skill. This Khan Academy video shows students how to write the number 14,897 in the expanded form. He explains that the 7 in the ones place is the same as 7x1, the 9 in the tens place is the same as 9x10, the 8 in the hundreds place literally represents 8x100 or 800, and so on.
5 mins 3rd - 5th Math 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 English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
Number Sense and Operations
In this number sense and operations instructional 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