Primary Math – Number Sense

Roll & Build Bingo

Students take turns to tossing two dice and building a corresponding unifix tower to see who can complete a bingo first.

Base Ten Block Quick Image

Students have to recreate from memory an image composed of base ten blocks. Then they calculate the sum.

Target Number Game

Students select target numbers and attempt to scoop up that many countable objects.

Playdough Fractions

Students use playdough to explore fractions (fractional names, parts, and notation), and to compare fractions.

Daily Calendar

This daily lesson with many small activities gives students the opportunity to practice all five strands of math every day.

Doubles

Students organize doubles from 0 to 12 in a way that makes sense to them. This allows them to see number patterns.

Number Hunt

Students practice one-to-one correspondence in this fun dice-rolling, bingo-dabbing game!

Multiple Turnover Game

In this game students try to identify whether their cards contain multiples of a given factor.

Curious George and the Rabbits

Students work together to demonstrate different ways to compose and decompose the number 10 or 20.

Adding Up the Number Line

In this addition and subtraction game players attempt to arrive exactly at 500 on the number line.