Lesson Plan

Vegetable Soup: Combinations of Numbers

Cook up a fun classroom learning experience for kindergarteners of all levels and abilities. Have students create combinations of vegetables as they implement principles of addition.
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Learning Objectives

Students will be able to use addition through various combinations of numbers up to 10.

Introduction

(5 minutes)
  • Ask students to help you prepare vegetable soup. Imitate going to the grocery store to purchase vegetables.
  • Then, have all the students use their imagination to pretend to pour water in a pot to cook vegetables.
  • Show students how to imitate chopping up vegetables, scooping them off of the chopping board and into the water.
  • Remind them to wait for the water to boil in order for the soup to be able to "cook."
  • In the meantime, pretend to add salt, pepper, water, and other ingredients for extra flavor.

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kindergarten
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