Last week, I introduced a new math chapter to my kiddos. We will be working on adding and subtracting numbers to 20! Our first strategy is to add by making a 10. I quickly realized that some of my kiddos needed a little making 10 refresher, so I whipped up a "Rainbow to 10" anchor chart:
This idea comes from First Grade Garden!
My kiddos were fascinated by the rainbow... hey, whatever works, right?! Of course, I had them help me fill in the numbers and create the addition sentences. They did a great job! But since this weekend was a long one, I thought we could use another refresher tomorrow:
I printed and laminated the above poster and plan on displaying it, as well as making it available for kiddos to use in small groups. I'm also making b&w copies for my students to color and keep in their folders and/or take home. Aaand, I turned the poster into a worksheet for extra reinforcement: