Flip TEN-Fun addition card game from Guided Math! Kids line up cards in four rows of five. Then, they flip two cards over. If the sum of the two cards equals 10, they keep the cards and replace the cards with two more from the deck. The game ends when there are no more matches left. Great for the start of the year in ANY grade! Finding friendly numbers is a skill ALL kids need to practice!
FREE Gingerbread Bump! Addition Game from TeacherTam on TeachersNotebook.com - - This gingerbread-themed bump game provides a fun way for students in PreK through 2nd to practice addition skills. There are 2 different versions of the game: One for adding two numbers and another for adding three. There is also a black-and-white version
money game - Hot glue some coins to about 20 popsicle sticks. Write "Kaboom" on about 5 sticks. Kids play in groups of 2-4. When it's your turn, you pull out a stick. You add the coin values and tell the amount. If your partner or group members agree with you, you get to keep the stick. If you pull a Kaboom stick you have to put all of your sticks back in the cup.
Activities: Bowling for Addition 1.Cut wide bands out of paper for each bottle and number them with different point values 1-10. 2.Tape to bottles 3.Arrange the bottles in a triangular shape. 4.Divide a paper into columns for each player. Take turns rolling the ball to knock down pins. Count up the numbers on each pin that gets knocked over. Whoever gets the most points wins! 6.If you want to make the game a little more challenging, try filling the bottles with a small amount of sand.