Addition within 10Kindergarten • Half Day Lesson Plan
Subject: Math, Operations and Algebraic Thinking
Type: Half Day Lesson Plan
CCSS: K.OA.1, K.CC.B4, K.CC.A3
Skills: Addition within 10: Acting it Out, Drawing Pictures, Counting Objects, Using Ten-Frames, Counting Dots on Dice, Hops on a Number Line, and Building Towers
File Type: PDF Document
Materials Needed: pencils, 2 different colored crayons/colored pencils, 2 colors of counters or blocks, 2 different colored Unifix cubes or cubes (5 one color, 5 of another color for each student), dice and 1 large die if available, document camera or whiteboard, Optional: small whiteboards and dry erase markers (1 for each student)
Printable Resources: Required: “Addition” (1 copy for student) (1 copy for display), Required:“Ten Frame Addition” (1 copy per pair) (1 copy for display), Required:“Dice Addition” (1 copy per student) (1 copy for display), Required:“Farm Addition” (1 copy per pair), Optional: “Roll and Jump Puddles” (1 copy for the class), Optional: “Unifix Cube Addition” (1 copy per student) (1 copy for display)
Lesson Plan Description
This half day of lesson plans is broken down into 3 separate segments (45-60 minutes each) addressing addition within 10 (K.OA.1). These lessons include: practicing addition within 10 in a variety of ways and concludes with some games to reinforce the skill.
- Segment 1: Students will add two groups of items together by acting out the addition problem, drawing pictures and counting objects.
- Segment 2: Students will add two numbers together by counting boxes in a ten frame and counting dots on dice.
- Segment 3: Students will play games where they will add two numbers together by counting objects, hopping on a number line, building towers, and coloring boxes.
These lessons can be taught over the span of a half day or you can use the lessons independently, broken up over several days.