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# Addition/Subtraction

Ideas and lesson plans for teaching and building addition and subtraction skills

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OMG! Perfect for math in focus number decomposition! Use a plastic plate and you can write with dry erase! Great to teach part part whole, fact families, etc.

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#### Perfect for math in focus number decomposition. Use a plastic plate and you can write with dry erase markers.

#### Number bonds - Use a plastic plate and you can write with dry erase

#### To introduce fact families. Part plus part equals whole. Dry erasable plastic plate with markers for the math center!

#### *Divided plate for math practice! 1. OA. 1- Represent and solve problems involving addition and subtraction. This is a good way to teach addition using a more kinesthetic, interactive way. When using math manipulatives, like pennies, children are using their one-to-one correspondents to count, and therefor better understanding the concept of addition.

#### Math Plate. Click to see some other great math ideas!

#### LOVE Dr.Jean! Here is a math idea: Divided plates for math practice! Plus a ton of other interesting ideas...

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Cute math anchor charts.

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#### Addition/Subtraction math anchor chart

#### This is a great math chart for teaching students the difference between minus and plus signs.

### Frugal in First: Math

Adding Plus One Math Lesson and Activity

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### Primary Junction: Plus One Math Lesson and Activity

Math Work Station (Adding numbers) LOVE this!!!

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#### “Adding Fun” – A creative and practical idea for a math center. Easy to build, easy to implement. #math #mathchat #edchat #educhat #studyfun

#### Addition game for kindergarten and 1st grade.

#### Math game O M G

#### Mothering with Creativity - Adding Fun - great concept idea for teaching addition.

#### Adding Fun! An easy and fun way for kids to practice addition!

#### Math Work Station, great idea!

#### Adding Fun math station

### Mothering with Creativity: Adding Fun

Two-Digit Subtraction Freebies

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#### Blog Hoppin': Two Digit Subtraction with a Freebie!

#### Subtraction Regrouping Anchor Chart

#### Two Digit Subtraction anchor chart

#### This Subtraction Anchor chart would be a great tool to have on a classroom wall while teaching about subtraction. It is a good reminder to students about the correct steps in solving a subtraction problem. I would use it in 1st and 2nd grade. (week 8)

#### Strategy: Subtraction Anchor chart Subject: Numbers Operations Process: Problem solving Common Core: 2.NBT.5 Fluently add and subtract within 100 using strategies based on place value, properties of operations, and/or the relationship between addition and subtraction. Need: strategy for abstract practice Goal: trick for procedural knowledge Materials: anchor chart Summary: Teach students procedural poem, practice with subtraction problems

Smart Cookie Math App - Helps students practice math facts!

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#### Smart Cookie Math App. Teacher created app that ties into Paper & Pencil program for the classroom! Great way to practice Basic Math Facts!

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Math Facts Idea

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#### fact families and daily math idea from the 3 teacher chicks blog

#### 3 Teacher Chicks: Amazing Math Facts Idea I learned! Promoting number sense!

### 3 Teacher Chicks: Amazing Math Facts Idea I learned!

Make Ten Houses - "My kids get to don an apron and a hard hat and then head to the “Make 10” takeaway tray and start building their houses."

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#### Make 10 fast finisher practice. "build" 10 with colored Popsicle sticks. Then show work in the math notebook.

#### Building houses math center and record in math journal

#### Build Houses with 10 ~ The First Grade Parade I just cut a little roof out of scrapbook paper and glued it to a little tray. Then my kids get to pick two different color popsicle sticks out of the box. I keep about 4 different colors inside. They can only use 10 sticks to build their houses and show me how many different ways they can construct it using two different colors. Then they have to record their work in their Math Journals.

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#### AWESOME math ideas!

### The First Grade Parade: Your Mission…Should You Choose to Accept…

way to teach double digit subtraction...gives borrowing from your neighbor a whole new meaning.

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#### awesome blog with teaching tips!

#### substraction idea (borrow from your neighbour) Oh yeah!

#### Great second grade blog

#### Polka Dot Firsties: Ten Pin Linky: Math Ideas

#### great way to teach double digit subtraction. I like the idea of making a house

#### cute way to teach double digit subtraction. 2nd grade blog.

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Addition and Subtraction/Making Different Number Combos

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#### Mackey's Classroom: Common Core: How many ways can you make 10?

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Ten Frame Addition/Subtraction

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#### Make SNOW Mistake About It�We LOVE Winter!

#### Toss a beanbag on a number on the snowman, kids make it in the 10 frame with snowflakes. Adapt this and write teen numbers on snowman and have kids fill in the ten frame to build the number

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#### British Columbia Kindergarten Math A3 Toss a beanbag on a number on the snowman, kids make it in the 10 frame with snowflakes

Using Number Lines to Add

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#### giant number line.... love it, games to play for working on making 10 facts

#### Make 10 Math Game

#### Snowflake number line whole group game.

#### Kinesthetic number line learning!

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### The First Grade Parade: Digging Through the Snow

Subtraction Using Ten Frames

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#### Life Sized Subtraction with Ten Frame!

#### Physical 10s Frame with plain white paper and students! Wonderful for teaching addition, subtraction, or introducing 10s frames.

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#### Life Sized Subtraction. Great blog post by The First Grade Parade!

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#### Life Size Ten Frame for teaching addition and subtraction to/from ten.

### The First Grade Parade: Life Sized Subtraction

Writing Subtraction Number Sentences

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#### subtraction game

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### The First Grade Parade: Life Sized Subtraction

Add It Up - Like Boggle, but with numbers! Students add any two numbers as many times as they can.

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#### Add It Up. This is Boggle for math! I'm going to make this middle school appropriate by using positive and negative integers. I think this could be a good whole class math game. Math Game Monday Boggle Board

#### math boggle board - add it up There are so many variations that you could do with this!

#### Great math idea for fast finishers...can use with math facts

#### Math Boggle - perfect for your math center. Like the look of this, but content will need a change, of course.

#### Interactive Bulletin Board- Math Boggle.

#### Teaching Blog Addict: Teacher Feature: Live Laugh and Love to Learn Math Boggle, use a dry erase pen to change the numbers throughout the year...I am thinking a multiplication one for my 4/5s.

One student calls out an answer while other erases the problem.

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#### One student calls out an answer while other erases the problem. You could play this same game with number bonds to 20. Can be multiplication or division bonds/models. Play on dry erase boards. Math center

#### Quick Math Game - One student calls out an answer while another erases the problem. If you have small whiteboards, students could play this in pairs or small groups. You could play this same game with subtraction, multiplication or division too!

#### One student calls out an answer while other erases the problem. Fun! Nice quick math center.

#### Cool Quick Math idea: One student calls out an answer while other erases the problem.

#### One student calls out an answer while other erases the problem...this could be used with any math problem for any grade...or about any subject! Higher level thinking

#### One student calls out an answer while other erases the problem. This would be great to use with basic multiplication facts. You could also use this with any vocab.

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How Do Snowmen Solve Story Problems?

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#### Very cute idea for problem solving steps!

### the teacher wife: How Do Snowmen Solve Story Problems?

Magic Math! (And more ideas for addition fact practice)

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#### Make addition facts more fun with numbers that "magically" appear! Also more ideas for fun ways to practice addition facts. (use water proof white crayon & water colors)

#### Magic Math! Write answer in white crayon and the student uses watercolors over it.(And more ideas for addition fact practice)

#### Magic Math - Spice up addition fact practice with "magically" appearing correct answers. Post includes several other math practice ideas, too.

#### Magic Math! (And more ideas for addition fact practice) Just in case I have kids who take after me in math ...

linking addition

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#### Practice addition with linking chains! Laminate a set of flashcards and hole punch below the addends. Students add the appropriate number of links to determine the sum. Perfect for math centers #edchat #ukedchat #mathematics #maths #mathsteacher #addition

#### Cool way to show an addition sentence.

#### Mrs. Bohaty's Kindergarten Kingdom: Flash cards with linking chains

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Doubles

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#### Here's a rap for helping students remember the doubles facts. @Leslie Myers you can use this for 1st grade!

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#### doubles rap- lots of math ideas

number chains

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#### number chains; number bonds and paper chains using green & red paper. to use for christmas

#### Begin teaching NUMBER BONDS by using 10. to the tune of Row Row Row your boat 9 and 1 are number bonds 8 and 2 are friends 7 and 3 6 and 4 5 and 5 are twins. Later, have them show it different ways. This picture uses Christmas colours to make class decorations. Fact Families!!!!

#### great math IDEA number bonds

#### number chains- maybe a smaller version for math centers

#### 1st grade - addition number chains

#### number chains -- put the fact family facts on the chains with number bond at the bottom

Addition Strategies Chart

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#### Addition Strategies anchor chart

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### Coaching Chronicles: Math Anchor Charts

Classroom Freebies: How Many More?

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#### Classroom Freebies: How Many More? Comparison subtraction is really tricky for kids. Part of that is lack of exposure. We typically teach subtraction as take away, and that is certainly one of the subtraction structures. But we need to move beyond that and help students understand that comparing also involves subtraction.

### Classroom Freebies: How Many More?

Cute addition poster!