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Race Car Counting
Race Car Counting
Lesson Plan
Race Car Counting
Students will love using race cars to practice their counting and ordering skills in this fast paced lesson! Can be used as a stand alone or support lesson for the **Mystery Numbers** lesson plan.
Kindergarten
Math
Lesson Plan
Cube Trains
Cube Trains
Lesson Plan
Cube Trains
Choo choo! Students will conceptualize addition as the whole of two parts as they build cube trains in this hands-on lesson. Use alone or for more addition practice before teaching <a href="https://www.education.com/lesson-plan/bug-addition-to-ten/" target="_blank">Bug Addition to Ten</a>.
Kindergarten
Math
Lesson Plan
Exploring Number Forms
Exploring Number Forms
Lesson Plan
Exploring Number Forms
Help students discover how to show numbers in different ways while providing ample opportunities for students to contribute to conversations. Use as a pre-lesson to Let's Jump to Add Two-Digit Numbers or as a stand-alone lesson.
2nd grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Area Strategies
Area Strategies
Lesson Plan
Area Strategies
Allow your students to explore the pros and cons of different strategies used to find the area of rectangles. Use this as a stand alone lesson or as a pre-lesson for the Multiplication and Area in the Community Garden lesson.
3rd grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Area Models and Mixed Numbers
Area Models and Mixed Numbers
Lesson Plan
Area Models and Mixed Numbers
Help students visually represent multiplication with mixed numbers and whole numbers. Use this lesson as a standalone lesson, or as support for the lesson Multiplication of Mixed Numbers with Area Models.
5th grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Penny Toss!
Penny Toss!
Lesson Plan
Penny Toss!
Students will get plenty of practice counting and writing numbers to 30 as they compete to win this fun game! Use this scaffolded EL Support Lesson alone, or alongside the lesson plan **I Spy Counting Practice.**
1st grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Measure with Cubes
Measure with Cubes
Lesson Plan
Measure with Cubes
Get your students thinking about the importance of standard measurement units with this fun hands-on activity. Use this scaffolded EL lesson plan alone or with **Measurement Madness**.
1st grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Making Categories
Making Categories
Lesson Plan
Making Categories
Use this introductory lesson to teach your students how to sort and categorize! This can be used as a stand-alone or support lesson for the **Categorize It** lesson plan.
Preschool
Math
Lesson Plan
Divide by Powers of Ten
Divide by Powers of Ten
Lesson Plan
Divide by Powers of Ten
Build on students' understanding of the power of ten within multiplication to understand its effect within division. Use this as a standalone lesson or as support to the lesson Dividing Decimals by Powers of 10.
5th grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Froggy Subtraction
Froggy Subtraction
Lesson Plan
Froggy Subtraction
Students will love competing to be the first frog to catch the fly as they practice jumping on a number line to subtract. Use this scaffolded EL lesson plan alone or alongside **Whole Body Subtraction.**
1st grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Mistakes in Comparing Multi-Digit Numbers
Mistakes in Comparing Multi-Digit Numbers
Lesson Plan
Mistakes in Comparing Multi-Digit Numbers
In math, mistakes are welcome! This lesson helps your students identify and fix errors made while comparing three- to four-digit numbers. Teach the lesson on its own or as support to the lesson Let's Compare Whole Numbers!
4th grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Powers of Ten Patterns
Powers of Ten Patterns
Lesson Plan
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
Lesson Plan
The Rhyme and Reason for Rounding
The Rhyme and Reason for Rounding
Lesson Plan
The Rhyme and Reason for Rounding
This lesson focuses on facilitating a rich classroom discussion around the purpose and methods of rounding numbers up to the thousands place. It can be taught on its own or as support to the lesson Rounding with Number Lines.
4th grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Area with Multiplying and Adding
Area with Multiplying and Adding
Lesson Plan
Area with Multiplying and Adding
Start a dialogue around area models! In this lesson, encourage students to ask questions as they multiply using area models. Use this lesson on its own or as support to the lesson Area Models and Multiplication.
5th grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Dissecting Decimals
Dissecting Decimals
Lesson Plan
Dissecting Decimals
Challenge students to think about decimals while identifying numbers to the hundredths and thousandths. They'll discuss decimal attributes too. Use this lesson on its own or as support to the lesson Dividing Decimals: Estimation.
5th grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Talk About Rounding Decimals
Talk About Rounding Decimals
Lesson Plan
Talk About Rounding Decimals
Boost your students' confidence in verbally sharing their math processes using grade-level vocabulary! This lesson on rounding decimals can be taught on its own or as support for the lesson Menu Math: Rounding Decimals.
4th grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Decomposing and Adding Place Values
Decomposing and Adding Place Values
Lesson Plan
Decomposing and Adding Place Values
Use this scaffolded EL support lesson to help students learn the strategy of decomposing three-digit numbers to add their place values. This lesson can be used alone or prior to teaching Composing and Decomposing to students.
2nd grade
Math
Lesson Plan
It's a Shape Zoo!
It's a Shape Zoo!
Lesson Plan
It's a Shape Zoo!
Preschool students will love getting creative as they make shape animals while learning all about 2D shapes in this fun lesson! It can be used as a stand alone or support lesson plan for the Shapes and Shadows lesson plan.
Preschool
Math
Lesson Plan
Animal Counting to 5
Animal Counting to 5
Lesson Plan
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
Lesson Plan
Nature Counting
Nature Counting
Lesson Plan
Nature Counting
Use this fun lesson plan to introduce or review the concept of addition to your ELs. Can be used as a stand alone or support lesson for the **Nature and Counting It All Adds Up** lesson plan.
Kindergarten
Math
Lesson Plan
Get Together to Regroup
Get Together to Regroup
Lesson Plan
Get Together to Regroup
Teach your students to confidently follow the steps of regrouping in subtraction problems. Use this as a stand alone lesson or alongside *Regrouping with Popsicle Sticks: Double-Digit Subtraction*.
3rd grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Discussing Subtraction Strategies
Discussing Subtraction Strategies
Lesson Plan
Discussing Subtraction Strategies
Get your students comfortable with discussing multiple strategies to solve subtraction problems with this lesson on two- and three-digit subtraction. It may be taught independently or as support for the lesson Subtraction with Regrouping.
4th grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Word Problem Creation
Word Problem Creation
Lesson Plan
Word Problem Creation
Have students show their understanding of various operations within word problems in this lesson! Use this lesson as a standalone lesson or as support for the lesson Mixed Word Problems with RDW Strategy.
5th grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Which One is Bigger?
Which One is Bigger?
Lesson Plan
Which One is Bigger?
WIth this lesson, students will have fun building masterpieces unifex cubes. Then, they will identify which item is bigger or smaller. his lesson plan can be used as a stand alone or support lesson for the **Comparing Bigger and Smaller** lesson plan.
Kindergarten
Math
Lesson Plan
Pattern Snakes
Pattern Snakes
Lesson Plan
Pattern Snakes
During this art-inspired lesson plan, your students will practice identifying, building, and describing simple patterns!
Preschool
Math
Lesson Plan