FREE Subtraction Smash mats! Students use Play-Doh to subtract. Includes three versions of the Subtraction Smash mats to differentiate!

Subtraction Smash

Walk the Plank is a fun game that students can play to practice their basic addition facts. Students love it so much they don't even realize they are practicing their math

A Fun {and Easy} Math Game

A blog post on ways to build math facts fluency with subtraction and addition.

Improving Math Facts Fluency

Great post about organizing math facts!

Step into 2nd Grade with Mrs. Lemons: Math Facts & Stations!

Hands-on Addition

Let's Promote Play!: Math Activities for Mixed-Age Groups!!

Dot markers and math! How fun!

Looking forward to all the outdoor June activities!

Using magnetic number strips to work on combinations of numbers. Great for additive reasoning and makes an easy to use math station or intervention!

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Decomposing numbers with dominoes - start with a number in a circle and have students place the dominoes that add up to that number More free #math ideas here:




Andy Addition - anchor chart

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DIY "Adding Machine" ... This blog post shows you how to make it.

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I have to make one of these! (Thanks to Mothering with Creativity for the great free idea.)

Mothering with Creativity: Adding Fun

Subtraction bowling…fun & hands-on! :-)

What the Teacher Wants!

Anchor Chart Eye Candy! - A Cupcake for the Teacher

Anchor Chart Eye Candy! - A Cupcake for the Teacher

Great trick for teaching how to make 10. Students use a highlighter to find the "10" and then circle the other number with a crayon. Brilliant!

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Math FREEBIE! Number Mysteries for Math Detectives! Includes worksheet and 30 cards in color and b/w!

The Primary Techie: Number Mysteries for Math Detectives!

10 More/10 Less Freebie - this is perfect for my 1st graders right now!!!

1st Grade Fantabulous: Winter Fun Freebies

Surfin' Through Second: Double Digit Regrouping Good anchor chart for regrouping when subtracting as well #math

Surfin' Through Second: Double Digit Regrouping

Number Bond - great way to do hands-on addition and subtraction

You Might be a First Grader...: Number Bond

Part Part Whole Mats

Part Part Whole Mats

Teaching number bonds to little ones

P1 Math: Number Bonds

Free Jellybean Graphing pages from First Grade Garden

First Grade Garden: Hoppy Easter!

Squarehead Teachers: Interesting article on the value of and best approach to teaching #math facts

Are Basic Math Facts Worth Teaching?

Sample student page from "MISSING ADDENDS {WRITTEN EQUATIONS & WORD PROBLEMS, GRADES 1-2}" - (21 pages, $)

Missing Addends {Written Equations & Word Problems, Grades 1-2}

A Cupcake for the Teacher: Rainbow to 10 Freebie

A Cupcake for the Teacher: Rainbow to 10 Freebie