Lesson Plan

Line Up for Numbers

Order up! Get your students excited about counting with this teacher-approved math lesson. Kids will have a blast making booklets and participating in counting activities.
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Learning Objectives

  • Students will be able to order numbers from 1-10 or beyond given number samples.
The adjustment to the whole group lesson is a modification to differentiate for children who are English learners.
EL adjustments

Introduction

(5 minutes)
Color NumbersFill in the NumbersFill in the Numbers (Support)1-10 Foldable Booklet
  • Tell students you will be practicing ordering numbers.
  • Ask students to identify examples in their environment where they may observe numbers in order. Examples would include the class calendar, a number line, or any chart where steps are numbered in order.

Beginning

  • Display a variety of examples of for students to look at during the discussion.
  • Ask students to give a thumbs up if they have ever seen or used one of these numbered items.

Intermediate

  • Ask students to turn and talk to share with a partner where they have seen numbers in order.