Nature and Counting: It All Adds Up
Need extra help for EL students? Try the Nature Counting pre-lesson.
Students will be able to represent addition facts up to 10.
- Tell your students that they will be adding natural objects that they get to collect.
- Read a story that relates to natural objects and enumeration such as The Very Hungry Caterpillar.
- Review mathematical vocabulary such as add, sum, and equation in students home language (L1) and in English.
- Preview the read aloud, providing students with any relevant information or background knowledge needed to access the text.