Number Line Subtraction

Common Core Connection

LEGO + Math concepts = LEGO Math Fun! Lots of ideas for using LEGO to help kids with math

Sorting activity from The First Grade Parade http://thefirstgradeparade.blogspot.com/. You could use any kind of container or operation! Love it!

Number Puzzles in the Bag! one more/less ten more/less different colour for each puzzle- had to use all blocks in plastic bag to make each puzzle

"On the white paper (plain popcorn) I wrote numbers, on the yellow (buttered popcorn) I wrote math symbols (+ – x ). Students can then choose 2 pieces of white popcorn and 1 piece of yellow. They write the equation and answer in their books."

Math Fun- Game to reinforce finding area - the students make "buildings" using the grid and dice. Fun and really useful!