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"hundreds thief:" one "thief" steals 10 numbers from the hundreds chart. the "detectives" have to tell you what numbers are missing.

Place value die... a cube for tens and ones. Can easily be extended for larger numbers... hundreds, one thousands, ten thousands etc

Free 10 more/10 less - this would be great for a whole class game, give everyone their own hundreds board then call out instructions.

Math area and perimeter A game for 2 or 3 players. Each player chooses a colour pencil or texta they will use in the game. Players take turns rolling the dice, using the numbers that they rolled to draw the perimeter of a rectangle or square & writing the area in the middle of the shape. Game ends when players run out of room to draw. Winner is the player who has used the largest area/most squares.

Swiper steals some numbers from the 100 chart each evening after the students go home. The next morning students figure out what numbers he swiped. Cute idea!

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Make first grade appropriate - change to base ten, and alter counting on numbers (2, 3, 5, 10) Kristen's Kindergarten | Kindergarten Classroom ideas

Here is an example of a student's 100th day of school necklace. It is made out of fruit loops. Students were encouraged to make patterns with the colors, as well as, make sections of 10 by using the dividers to separate the groups.