1st Grade Math Lesson Plans

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Fractions of a Whole
Fractions of a Whole
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Fractions of a Whole
Ready, set, fractions! In this hands-on lesson, your students will familiarize themselves with common fractions using concrete materials to practice splitting items into halves, thirds, and quarters.
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Greater Than, Less Than, Equal To Game
Greater Than, Less Than, Equal To Game
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Greater Than, Less Than, Equal To Game
Help your students make sense of the greater than, less than and equal to in this interactive lesson! Your students will have opportunities to compare either two-digit or three-digit numbers.
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Place Value Party
Place Value Party
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Place Value Party
Now that your first graders are able to count consecutively, introduce them to the tens and ones place values. Using tens and ones blocks will make math easy and fun for everyone!
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Counting Hours: What Time Is It?
Counting Hours: What Time Is It?
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Counting Hours: What Time Is It?
Give first graders a sense of time by introducing them to telling time by the hour. Students who have mastered the numbers 1 to 12 will be eager to keep the class on a time schedule.
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Skip Counting by Twos
Skip Counting by Twos
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Skip Counting by Twos
Make counting fun with colorful counting bears. Students will learn that skip counting is faster than counting by ones. They will also come away from the lesson with ideas of when skip counting can be used.
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Fact Family Trees
Fact Family Trees
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Fact Family Trees
Number facts are related, just like families! Help students learn all about fact families while they make fact family trees!
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Which is Your Favorite Season?
Which is Your Favorite Season?
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Which is Your Favorite Season?
Use this lesson to teach your students about the appropriate wardrobe for the different seasons. Also, teach them about the wonderful holidays of each season!
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Ones, Tens, and Hundreds
Ones, Tens, and Hundreds
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Ones, Tens, and Hundreds
Introduce hundreds place value to your students. Increase their knowledge of place value while they enjoy working with ones, tens and hundreds blocks.
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Let's Stretch the Values! Writing Two-Digit Numbers in Expanded Form
Let's Stretch the Values! Writing Two-Digit Numbers in Expanded Form
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Let's Stretch the Values! Writing Two-Digit Numbers in Expanded Form
What does it mean to expand a number? Use this lesson plan to help your students understand how to write the expanded form of two-digit numbers.
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Let's Build It! Two-Digit Addition
Let's Build It! Two-Digit Addition
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Let's Build It! Two-Digit Addition
Let’s start building numbers! Just as building skyscrapers is a visual representation of mathematics, students will use the visual representation of base-ten blocks to add—or build—onto a two-digit number.
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Know Your Shapes!
Know Your Shapes!
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Know Your Shapes!
In this lesson, your students will become familiar with shapes by identifying them in real life. Your students will love identifying how many sides shapes have by drawing and counting them!
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Capacity Comparison
Capacity Comparison
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Capacity Comparison
Your class will love this outdoor activity that teaches them how to compare the capacity of different containers.
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A.M. or P.M.?
A.M. or P.M.?
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A.M. or P.M.?
Help your students learn the difference between a.m. and p.m. while getting them comfortable with the idea of telling time with this lesson that has them identify whether they would do a given activity in the morning or evening.
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Goods and Services: On Market Street
Goods and Services: On Market Street
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Goods and Services: On Market Street
Kids will enjoy hearing the story On Market Street as they become familiar with goods and services. From apples to zippers, students will understand how people buy goods, and how others provide services in our lives.
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Less Than or Greater Than Alligators
Less Than or Greater Than Alligators
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Less Than or Greater Than Alligators
Your students will learn when to use less than and greater than and how to differentiate the two symbols in this lesson. They will have fun playing the role of the Less Than and Greater Than alligators!
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Where is my Fact Family?
Where is my Fact Family?
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Where is my Fact Family?
This nifty lesson helps kinesthetic learners reinforce their knowledge of the commutative property. Students will love the challenge of matching equations with their fact families.
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Numerous Names for Numbers
Numerous Names for Numbers
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Numerous Names for Numbers
It is important for students to gain a better understanding of different ways to write numbers. In this lesson, your students will practice seeing numbers in various ways to help them comprehend the meaning of numbers.
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Build It on a Ten Frame
Build It on a Ten Frame
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Build It on a Ten Frame
Students will get plenty of practice composing tens with ten frames to add to 20! Use this scaffolded EL Lesson alone or for more addition practice before teaching the **Scavenger Hunt Addition** lesson.
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Graphing Data: Tally Marks and Bar Graphs
Graphing Data: Tally Marks and Bar Graphs
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Graphing Data: Tally Marks and Bar Graphs
Collecting and graphing data can be a fantastic tool for getting to know your students and for your students to get to know one another! In this lesson, students will poll their classmates to gather data and then graph the results!
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Adding Three is a Breeze!
Adding Three is a Breeze!
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Adding Three is a Breeze!
Get your students excited about adding by introducing them to word problems with three addends!
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Popping Numbers
Popping Numbers
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Popping Numbers
Pop into place! This lessons builds your students' knowledge of numbers, their place value, and how to write them correctly.
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Hundreds Chart Hunt
Hundreds Chart Hunt
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Hundreds Chart Hunt
Expose your students to numerical sequencing and patterns with an interactive lesson that focuses on identifying, writing, and ordering numbers from 1-100. This lesson can be used alone or with the lesson plan **Popping Numbers.**
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Mystery Addends: Representing Word Problems
Mystery Addends: Representing Word Problems
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Mystery Addends: Representing Word Problems
Make a math mystery! In this lesson, help your students understand the relationship between addition and subtraction and how a missing addend word problem is represented with a number sentence.
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Counting Collections
Counting Collections
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Counting Collections
Counting collections are a great way to help students practice counting while gaining practice recording and justifying their thinking. Students will work specifically with the numbers 1-30 to develop fluency counting and writing numbers.
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3-D Shapes...Create!
3-D Shapes...Create!
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3-D Shapes...Create!
The best way to learn about shapes? Make them! This lesson gets students using clay to make and learn about 3-D shapes.
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1st Grade Math Lesson Plans

Utilize Education.com's comprehensive first grade math lesson plans to help your students master the basics of math. These lesson plans are designed with first graders in mind, with in depth instructions and interactive, attention grabbing material. In other words, these lesson plans will leave your students wanting to learn more!