# Year 2 Addition Lesson Plans

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Year 2

English Learner (EL)

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Adding with M&M's

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Adding with M&M's

Use a sweet treat to help students do hands-on maths! Students will practise their addition skills in this yummy activity.

Year 2

Maths

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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.

Year 2

Maths

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Fact Family Trees

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Fact Family Trees

Number facts are related, just like families! Help students learn all about fact families while they make fact family trees!

Year 2

Maths

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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.

Year 2

Maths

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Mystery Addends: Representing Word Problems

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Mystery Addends: Representing Word Problems

Make a maths 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.

Year 2

Maths

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Adding Three is a Breeze!

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Adding Three is a Breeze!

Get your students excited about adding by introducing them to word problems with three addends!

Year 2

Maths

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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 practise their addition skills with flashcards.

Year 2

Maths

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Maths Mind Magic

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Maths Mind Magic

Every student can be a magician after this lesson in mentally adding and subtracting by 10. No previous magic training required!

Year 2

Maths

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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!

Year 2

Maths

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Build It on a Ten Frame

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Build It on a Ten Frame

Students will get plenty of practise composing tens with ten frames to add to 20! Use this scaffolded EL Lesson alone or for more addition practise before teaching the **Scavenger Hunt Addition** lesson.

Year 2

Maths

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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!

Year 2

Maths

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Very Hungry Addition

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Very Hungry Addition

Addition and language practise go hand in hand in this lesson that uses *The Very Hungry Caterpillar* as an anchor text. Students practise counting on using a number line. This lesson can be used alone or alongside **maths with Bears** lesson.

Year 2

Maths

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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.**

Year 2

Maths

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Maths With Bears

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Maths With Bears

This bear-y fun lesson will help your students understand addition and subtraction and reward their efforts with a sweet treat!

Year 2

Maths

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Dots & Dots of Fact Families

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Dots & Dots of Fact Families

Get out the dominoes! This fun lesson help students visualize how addition and subtraction are related, all while building their fact family fluency.

Year 2

Maths

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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.**

Year 2

Maths

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Ten Time

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Ten Time

Students will gain fluency with adding multiples of ten in this hands-on lesson that builds number sense.

Year 2

Maths

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Fact Family Triangles

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Fact Family Triangles

This hands-on lesson will get students thinking and talking about how the numbers in fact families are related. Use alone or with the lesson plan **Fact Family Trees.**

Year 2

Maths

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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.**

Year 2

Maths

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Three Part Trains

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Three Part Trains

Students build cube trains in this hands-on lesson all about adding three whole numbers. Use this scaffolded EL lesson plan alone or with **Give Me Ten!**

Year 2

Maths

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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 practise adding with dice in preparation for the **Active maths** lesson.

Year 2

Maths

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Three Addend Word Problems

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Three Addend Word Problems

Support your students' understanding of word problems as they invent strategies to add three addends in any order. Use this scaffolded EL lesson plan alone or with **How'd You Get that Many?**

Year 2

Maths

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Fact Family Houses

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Fact Family Houses

Maths meets art in this fun lesson where students create a house for a fact family. Use the scaffolded EL lesson plan alone or with **Dots & Dots of Fact Families.**

Year 2

Maths

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Race to 120

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Race to 120

Build familiarity with numbers from 1 to 120 with this fun game. This lesson can be used alone or with the lesson plan **Then Came One.**

Year 2

Maths

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Addition Number Grab

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Addition Number Grab

Give students plenty of practise adding to 20 with this fun game! Use this scaffolded EL Lesson alone or for more addition practise before teaching the **Do maths with M&Ms** lesson.

Year 2

Maths

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