Lesson Plan

Simple Addition: If You Give a Student a Cookie

Help your students get ahead with this sweet lesson that gives them a strong base for understanding simple addition. Using cookies as manipulatives helps ease your students into math in a fun way.
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Learning Objectives

Students will be able to count and add objects up to 5.


(5 minutes)
How Many Are There?
  • Show students If You Give A Mouse A Cookie.
  • Ask the class if they have ever read this book before.
  • Show students the tray of chocolate chip cookies and place them aside.
  • Explain that today they will be listening to a story and using cookies to practice simple addition.

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