Lesson Plan

Introducing Numbers!

In this beginning lesson on numbers, ELs will practice their counting skills using tactile supports and an engaging read-aloud!
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This lesson can be used as a pre-lesson for the Introducing the Number Three! lesson plan.
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This lesson can be used as a pre-lesson for the Introducing the Number Three! lesson plan.

Objectives

Academic

Students will be able to represent numbers using objects.

Language

Students will be able to identify and match numbers and their quantities using tactile supports.

Introduction

(2 minutes)
1–10 Number CardsTeach Background Knowledge TemplateWrite Student-Facing Language Objectives ReferenceVocbulary Cards: EL Support Lesson: Introducing Numbers!Glossary: EL Support Lesson: Introducing Numbers!
  • Gather the students together for a read-aloud.
  • Introduce the book On the Launch Pad using the vocabulary cards and defining key words from the book. Display a card and ask students to turn and talk to a partner to share what they see. Have pairs share out and clarify meaning as needed.