1st grade Addition Lesson Plans

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Build It on a Ten Frame
Build It on a Ten Frame
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Build It on a Ten Frame
Students will get plenty of practice composing tens with ten frames to add to 20! Use this scaffolded EL Lesson alone or for more addition practice before teaching the **Scavenger Hunt Addition** lesson.
1st grade
Math
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Solving for One and Ten More
Solving for One and Ten More
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Solving for One and Ten More
Students put their understanding of one and 10 more to work as they write word problems for classmates to solve. This lesson plan can be used alone or with **Picture Addition.**
1st grade
Math
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Numerous Names for Numbers
Numerous Names for Numbers
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Numerous Names for Numbers
It is important for students to gain a better understanding of different ways to write numbers. In this lesson, your students will practice seeing numbers in various ways to help them comprehend the meaning of numbers.
1st grade
Math
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Counting Money for Red Envelopes: A Chinese New Year Tradition
Counting Money for Red Envelopes: A Chinese New Year Tradition
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Counting Money for Red Envelopes: A Chinese New Year Tradition
“Gong Xi Fa Cai, Hong Bao Na Lai!” This means "Happy New Year, Give me my red envelope!" Students will count coins and write the value all while learning about the Chinese New Year tradition of handing out red envelopes filled with money.
1st grade
Math
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Adding with M&M's
Adding with M&M's
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Adding with M&M's
Use a sweet treat to help students do hands-on math! Students will practice their addition skills in this yummy activity.
1st grade
Math
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Picture Addition
Picture Addition
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Picture Addition
Students sketch base-ten blocks in this lesson that builds both number sense and fluency adding to 20!
1st grade
Math
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Where is my Fact Family?
Where is my Fact Family?
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Where is my Fact Family?
This nifty lesson helps kinesthetic learners reinforce their knowledge of the commutative property. Students will love the challenge of matching equations with their fact families.
1st grade
Math
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Math With Bears
Math With Bears
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Math With Bears
This bear-y fun lesson will help your students understand addition and subtraction and reward their efforts with a sweet treat!
1st grade
Math
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Let's Build It! Two-Digit Addition
Let's Build It! Two-Digit Addition
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Let's Build It! Two-Digit Addition
Let’s start building numbers! Just as building skyscrapers is a visual representation of mathematics, students will use the visual representation of base-ten blocks to add—or build—onto a two-digit number.
1st grade
Math
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Math Mind Magic
Math Mind Magic
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Math Mind Magic
Every student can be a magician after this lesson in mentally adding and subtracting by 10. No previous magic training required!
1st grade
Math
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Adding with Dominoes and Playing Cards
Adding with Dominoes and Playing Cards
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Adding with Dominoes and Playing Cards
Double dominoes! Get your students excited to add with dominoes and playing cards. This lesson is a fun way to help your students continue to learn to add.
1st grade
Math
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M&M Math
M&M Math
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M&M Math
In this engaging, hands-on lesson, students solidify their understanding of place value by adding and regrouping two-digit numbers using M&Ms.
1st grade
Math
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Mystery Addends: Representing Word Problems
Mystery Addends: Representing Word Problems
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Mystery Addends: Representing Word Problems
Make a math mystery! In this lesson, help your students understand the relationship between addition and subtraction and how a missing addend word problem is represented with a number sentence.
1st grade
Math
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Sweet Addition
Sweet Addition
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Sweet Addition
Yum, yum, yum! In this sweet lesson, students will explore concepts of addition, including how to begin with a number and count on to find a sum.
1st grade
Math
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Writing Simple Equations
Writing Simple Equations
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Writing Simple Equations
Understanding how words translate into equations is a critical everyday math skill. Take your students step-by-step through this process in this lesson.
1st grade
Math
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Give Me 10!
Give Me 10!
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Give Me 10!
Roll some dice to introduce the early concepts of associative and commutative properties in addition by composing and decomposing 10. Worksheets and a quiz are included!
1st grade
Math
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Building in Base-Ten
Building in Base-Ten
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Building in Base-Ten
Build a solid foundation in number sense with this lesson all about the friendly number 10! Students will count with both fingers and base-ten blocks. This lesson can be used alone or with the lesson plan **Place Value Concentration.**
1st grade
Math
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10 Birds, 2 Wires
10 Birds, 2 Wires
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10 Birds, 2 Wires
10 is an important number in math! In this lesson, your students will build an understanding of what 10 really means and the many ways to make 10.
1st grade
Math
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Color by Sum: A Valentine's Day Math and Art Activity
Color by Sum: A Valentine's Day Math and Art Activity
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Color by Sum: A Valentine's Day Math and Art Activity
In this fun Valentine’s Day lesson plan, students will practice addition facts up to 10 and then use the sums to design their own Valentine’s Day-themed color by sum worksheet to trade with a partner.
1st grade
Math
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Very Hungry Addition
Very Hungry Addition
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Very Hungry Addition
Addition and language practice go hand in hand in this lesson that uses *The Very Hungry Caterpillar* as an anchor text. Students practice counting on using a number line. This lesson can be used alone or alongside **Math with Bears** lesson.
1st grade
Math
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Base-Ten Block Sketches
Base-Ten Block Sketches
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Base-Ten Block Sketches
Dive deep into word problems with this lesson that teaches students to sketch base-ten blocks to add multiples of 10 and two-digit numbers. Use alone or with the lesson plan **Let's Build It! Two-Digit Addition.**
1st grade
Math
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Addition: Over in a Flash
Addition: Over in a Flash
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Addition: Over in a Flash
Encourage your students to take part in some friendly competition with this game that has students practice their addition skills with flashcards.
1st grade
Math
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Addition Number Grab
Addition Number Grab
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Addition Number Grab
Give students plenty of practice adding to 20 with this fun game! Use this scaffolded EL Lesson alone or for more addition practice before teaching the **Do Math with M&Ms** lesson.
1st grade
Math
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Halloween Hundreds Chart Race
Halloween Hundreds Chart Race
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Halloween Hundreds Chart Race
This Halloween-themed hundreds chart game has plenty of tricks and treats! Students will roll two dice to move up and down the chart to be the first to 100. Players will also recognize important number patterns as they move their marker.
1st grade
Math
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Add Them Up!
Add Them Up!
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Add Them Up!
Challenge students to find the sum of three addends while playing a fun dice game! Use this scaffolded EL Lesson alone or for more addition practice adding with dice in preparation for the **Active Math** lesson.
1st grade
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