1st grade Number Sense Lesson Plans

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Greater Than, Less Than, Equal To Game
Greater Than, Less Than, Equal To Game
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Greater Than, Less Than, Equal To Game
Help your students make sense of the greater than, less than and equal to in this interactive lesson! Your students will have opportunities to compare either two-digit or three-digit numbers.
1st grade
Math
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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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Place Value Party
Place Value Party
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Place Value Party
Now that your first graders are able to count consecutively, introduce them to the tens and ones place values. Using tens and ones blocks will make math easy and fun for everyone!
1st grade
Math
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Popping Numbers
Popping Numbers
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Popping Numbers
Pop into place! This lessons builds your students' knowledge of numbers, their place value, and how to write them correctly.
1st grade
Math
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Skip Counting by Twos
Skip Counting by Twos
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Skip Counting by Twos
Make counting fun with colorful counting bears. Students will learn that skip counting is faster than counting by ones. They will also come away from the lesson with ideas of when skip counting can be used.
1st grade
Math
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Ones, Tens, and Hundreds
Ones, Tens, and Hundreds
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Ones, Tens, and Hundreds
Introduce hundreds place value to your students. Increase their knowledge of place value while they enjoy working with ones, tens and hundreds blocks.
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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Less Than or Greater Than Alligators
Less Than or Greater Than Alligators
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Less Than or Greater Than Alligators
Your students will learn when to use less than and greater than and how to differentiate the two symbols in this lesson. They will have fun playing the role of the Less Than and Greater Than alligators!
1st grade
Math
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Let's Stretch the Values! Writing Two-Digit Numbers in Expanded Form
Let's Stretch the Values! Writing Two-Digit Numbers in Expanded Form
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Let's Stretch the Values! Writing Two-Digit Numbers in Expanded Form
What does it mean to expand a number? Use this lesson plan to help your students understand how to write the expanded form of two-digit numbers.
1st grade
Math
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120 Steps
120 Steps
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120 Steps
What does it feel like to take 120 steps? In this lesson, students practice counting and completing word problems up to 120.
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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Counting Collections
Counting Collections
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Counting Collections
Counting collections are a great way to help students practice counting while gaining practice recording and justifying their thinking. Students will work specifically with the numbers 1-30 to develop fluency counting and writing numbers.
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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Place Value Concentration
Place Value Concentration
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Place Value Concentration
Put your students to the test with this lesson that helps them learn the tens and ones places with a memory game and worksheet!
1st grade
Math
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Hungry Alligator Game
Hungry Alligator Game
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Hungry Alligator Game
Students get practice composing and comparing two-digit numbers as they compete to collect the most cards while playing the Hungry Alligator game. This lesson can be used alone or with the lesson plan **Greater than Less Than Equal to Game.**
1st grade
Math
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Show Me the Money! Two-Digit Subtraction
Show Me the Money! Two-Digit Subtraction
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Show Me the Money! Two-Digit Subtraction
Who doesn’t like to spend money and plan parties? Students will subtract two-digit numbers as they calculate the remaining money for their party supplies. They will subtract in multiples of ten and focus on place value.
1st grade
Math
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I Spy Counting Practice
I Spy Counting Practice
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I Spy Counting Practice
Engage students in counting through fun "I Spy" activities! Students gain fluency counting and recording numbers to 30.
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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Hundreds Chart Hunt
Hundreds Chart Hunt
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Hundreds Chart Hunt
Expose your students to numerical sequencing and patterns with an interactive lesson that focuses on identifying, writing, and ordering numbers from 1-100. This lesson can be used alone or with the lesson plan **Popping Numbers.**
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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Stack It Up
Stack It Up
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Stack It Up
Your class will love this number comparison lesson that allows them to be hands on in their classroom. Students will use blocks to understand the difference in numbers and what they represent.
1st grade
Math
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Fill Three Towers
Fill Three Towers
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Fill Three Towers
Use this beginning of the year activity to practice counting! Students solidify an understanding of one-to-one correspondence as they compete to fill three towers. Use this EL Support Lesson alone, or alongside the lesson plan **Counting Collections.**
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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Pass The Snake!
Pass The Snake!
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Pass The Snake!
Keep students engaged and help them practice their counting fluency with this fun, game-based lesson. Students count and work with each other to create the classroom’s longest number snake. Who will be the winner?
1st grade
Math
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Show It to Know It!
Show It to Know It!
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Show It to Know It!
Help your students understand place value with this hands-on lesson. Using place value cards and interlocking cubes, they'll represent different numbers in a fun, social manner.
1st grade
Math
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