Relate counting to addition and subtraction (e.g., by counting on 2 to add 2).

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Building Towers

1st Grade Math » Unit: Counting & Comparing
1st Grade Math » Unit: Counting & Comparing
Waitsfield, VT
Environment: Suburban

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Get out your toolboxes and heavy machinery because today your are going to be Building Towers! Using vocabulary words like least,greatest, and "in order," the students will build cube towers of designated heights and then be asked to put them in order

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Lakeland, FL
Environment: Urban

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What is counting on?

1st Grade Math » Unit: Creating a Culture of Math
1st Grade Math » Unit: Creating a Culture of Math
New Orleans, LA
Environment: Urban

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Students play a mystery game to practice a counting on strategy. This is a great lesson to reach different kinds of learners!

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1st Grade Math » Unit: Working with Numbers, Operations, and Story Problems
1st Grade Math » Unit: Working with Numbers, Operations, and Story Problems
Waitsfield, VT
Environment: Suburban

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Counting Back

Lakeland, FL
Environment: Urban

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Combine and Compare

1st Grade Math » Unit: Blending
1st Grade Math » Unit: Blending
Waitsfield, VT
Environment: Suburban

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Blending is not just for ELA teachers! Today students will learn to "blend" (combine) two sets of dots and then compare the number to another using greater than by playing versions of previous learned activities.

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1st Grade Math » Unit: Working with Numbers, Operations, and Story Problems
1st Grade Math » Unit: Working with Numbers, Operations, and Story Problems
Waitsfield, VT
Environment: Suburban

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A plethora of addition activities is the underlying theme in this dramatic lesson in which students combine, count on, and record their thinking. This is the Addition Rendition.

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1st Grade Math » Unit: Working with Numbers, Operations, and Story Problems
1st Grade Math » Unit: Working with Numbers, Operations, and Story Problems
Waitsfield, VT
Environment: Suburban

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You down with DOT (Yeah you know me) [x3] Who's down with DOT (Every last homie) You down with DOT (Yeah you know me) [x3] Who's down with DOT (All the homies) The student are engaged with a dot addition activity that is definitely not Naughty By Nature!

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Oklahoma City, OK
Environment: Urban

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How are They Different?

1st Grade Math » Unit: Counting & Comparing
1st Grade Math » Unit: Counting & Comparing
Waitsfield, VT
Environment: Suburban

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Act it out!

1st Grade Math » Unit: Creating a Culture of Math
1st Grade Math » Unit: Creating a Culture of Math
New Orleans, LA
Environment: Urban

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"Kickin' Back" Retired Style

1st Grade Math » Unit: Counting & Comparing
1st Grade Math » Unit: Counting & Comparing
Waitsfield, VT
Environment: Suburban

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Quick Flash

1st Grade Math » Unit: Counting & Comparing
1st Grade Math » Unit: Counting & Comparing
Waitsfield, VT
Environment: Suburban

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Ideas on Subtraction

1st Grade Math » Unit: Working with Numbers, Operations, and Story Problems
1st Grade Math » Unit: Working with Numbers, Operations, and Story Problems
Waitsfield, VT
Environment: Suburban

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Story Problems, Subtraction Bingo, Dice, and Recording Sheets, it's a world of subtraction and opportunity is the key. Students are engaged in the subtraction concept through a variety of learning activities.

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1st Grade Math » Unit: Counting & Comparing
1st Grade Math » Unit: Counting & Comparing
Waitsfield, VT
Environment: Suburban

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Common Core Math