# Addition using the Commutative Property Bundle

1st Grade • Lesson Plan Bundle
\$4.00

## Lesson Plan Description

First Grade bundle of math lesson plans containing 2 separate segments (60 minutes each) addressing Operations and Algebraic Thinking: addition using the commutative property (OA.3). These lessons include: an introduction to the commutative property using the concept of “flip-flop” facts, whole class activity, whole class demonstration with objects, independent practice of skill, and 3 games to reinforce and practice addition using the commutative property.

• Segment 1: students will show the commutative property or “flip-flop facts” through objects and numbers, explain how the commutative property or “flip-flop facts” works, and use the words addends and sum when describing the commutative property.
• Segment 2: using the 3 games: ” Building Flip-flop Facts,” “Spinning Dominoes,” and “Roll and Flip” students will show the commutative property or “flip-flop facts” through objects and numbers.

These lessons can be taught over the span of a half day or you can use the lessons independently, broken up over several days.