Number Sense Lesson Plans

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What Number Comes First?
What Number Comes First?
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What Number Comes First?
In this math lesson, your students will get hands-on practice ordering numbers from 0-20. Can be used as a stand alone or support lesson for the **Counting to 20: Get 'Em in Order!** lesson plan.
Math
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Understanding Place Value
Understanding Place Value
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Understanding Place Value
Use this lesson to familiarize students with the place value of each digit within a three-digit number, along with practicing the written form of three-digit numbers. Use prior to teaching Place Value Hop or as a stand alone activity.
2nd grade
Math
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Building in Base-Ten
Building in Base-Ten
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Building in Base-Ten
Build a solid foundation in number sense with this lesson all about the friendly number 10! Students will count with both fingers and base-ten blocks. This lesson can be used alone or with the lesson plan **Place Value Concentration.**
1st grade
Math
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Counting Beads
Counting Beads
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Counting Beads
Using tactile learning, students will love practicing their counting skills in this engaging lesson plan. Can be used as a stand alone or support lesson for the **Blooming Numbers** lesson plan.
Kindergarten
Math
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Talk About Patterns
Talk About Patterns
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Talk About Patterns
Analyzing and discussing arithmetic patterns builds a strong number sense in your students! Use this as a stand alone lesson or as a pre-lesson for *Boom, Clap! Patterns in the Multiplication Table.*
3rd grade
Math
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Decomposing Numbers
Decomposing Numbers
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Decomposing Numbers
Why make things harder on ourselves? Teach your students to decompose numbers to make math easier! Use this as a stand alone lesson or a pre-lesson for *Decompose to Multiply: 6, 7, 8, and 9.*
3rd grade
Math
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How Many Noses?
How Many Noses?
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How Many Noses?
In this silly math session, your students will love figuring out how many noses, hands, and feet there are in the classroom! Can be used as a stand alone or support lesson for the **How Many Letters?** lesson plan.
Kindergarten
Math
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Order of Operations Sequencing
Order of Operations Sequencing
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Order of Operations Sequencing
Challenge students to listen to instructions to create expressions with parentheses. Use this lesson on its own or as support to the lesson PEMDAS: Order Up.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
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In Full Bloom: Counting Petals
In Full Bloom: Counting Petals
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In Full Bloom: Counting Petals
In Full Bloom is an exciting math activity that will get your students out of the classroom and into nature. They will be practicing their math skills while enjoying the great outdoors!
Preschool
Math
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Menu Math: Rounding Decimals
Menu Math: Rounding Decimals
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Menu Math: Rounding Decimals
Are your students hungry for math? In this lesson, students pretend to order their favorite takeout foods with their classmates all while practicing rounding decimals so that they know what to expect when the bill comes!
4th grade
Math
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Solving Expressions in Word Problems
Solving Expressions in Word Problems
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Solving Expressions in Word Problems
Help your students make a connection between numerical expressions and written phrases in word problems.
5th grade
Math
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Shark Feeding Frenzy
Shark Feeding Frenzy
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Shark Feeding Frenzy
Use your students' fascination with sharks to create a math feeding frenzy! Students will match numerals to quantity using "shark teeth" in this sensory rich math lesson.
Preschool
Math
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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.**
1st grade
Math
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Showing Numbers in Different Ways
Showing Numbers in Different Ways
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Showing Numbers in Different Ways
Use this hands-on lesson to encourage collaboration amongst students as they review base-ten numerals, number names, and expanded form. This lesson can be used as a pre-lesson to Base Ten Block Party or as a stand-alone activity.
2nd grade
Math
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Decimal, Fractions: Number Line Riddles!
Decimal, Fractions: Number Line Riddles!
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Decimal, Fractions: Number Line Riddles!
Who doesn’t love a good riddle?! Using this lesson plan, your students will solve a puzzle while learning to read, write, and compare decimals to thousandths.
5th grade
Math
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Order in the Room!
Order in the Room!
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Order in the Room!
Students will get comfortable ordering numbers while having fun using familiar, everyday objects to "map the room."
Preschool
Math
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Place Value and Rounding
Place Value and Rounding
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Place Value and Rounding
Build your students' number sense regarding place value by facilitating discussion! Use this as a stand alone lesson or alongside *What is My Place Value?*
3rd grade
Math
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Animal Counting to 5
Animal Counting to 5
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Animal Counting to 5
In this animal-focused lesson, students will use music and stories to learn all about counting. This can be used as a stand-alone lesson or a support lesson for the **Five Busy Bees** lesson plan.
Preschool
Math
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Act it Out!
Act it Out!
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Act it Out!
Connect addition with real-world problem solving as students analyze and solve story problems.
Kindergarten
Math
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Powers of Ten Patterns
Powers of Ten Patterns
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Powers of Ten Patterns
Activate your students' observational skills by having them analyze a chart of the powers of ten! Use this lesson on its own or as support to the lesson Powers of 10.
5th grade
Math
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ABC Classroom Quilt
ABC Classroom Quilt
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ABC Classroom Quilt
Practice number sequence and letter-sound correspondence with your class in this hands-on lesson. Your students will create a construction paper letter "quilt" to display and reference for help with these essential skills.
Preschool
Math
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Simple Addition: If You Give a Student a Cookie
Simple Addition: If You Give a Student a Cookie
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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.
Preschool
Math
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Who Has More?: Comparing Decimals
Who Has More?: Comparing Decimals
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Who Has More?: Comparing Decimals
Get your little mathematicians excited with this fun lesson about comparing decimals. It features helpful review activities and a game that's sure to keep students engaged.
5th grade
Math
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Base-Ten Block Sketches
Base-Ten Block Sketches
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Base-Ten Block Sketches
Dive deep into word problems with this lesson that teaches students to sketch base-ten blocks to add multiples of 10 and two-digit numbers. Use alone or with the lesson plan **Let's Build It! Two-Digit Addition.**
1st grade
Math
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Third Grade Daily Sub Plan 2
Third Grade Daily Sub Plan 2
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Third Grade Daily Sub Plan 2
Set your classroom up for success with this daily sub plan featuring lessons, worksheets, and activities! This resource is a great way to prepare for a substitute in your classroom. Your substitute can keep your third graders learning in your absence by using this packet of material. This teaching resource highlights fiction comprehension, creative writing, social studies skills, and math challenges.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Number Sense Lesson Plans

Making sense of numbers at a young age is helpful to mastering the basic mathematics concepts. Are your students struggling with learning the order of operations? Education.com offers number sense lesson plans for preschool and kindergarten through fifth grade. Your students will get excited for real numbers, decimals, addition, and more with our themed worksheets!