More ideas from Karen
We are working on rounding numbers to the nearest ten this week.  It's a tough one for my First Graders.  We always do this chant to help them remember the rules for rounding.

So many rounding freebies. We are working on rounding numbers to the nearest ten this week. It's a tough one for my First Graders. We always do this chant to help them remember the rules for rounding.

Math Coach's Corner: More Skip Counting by Tens off the Decade. Three versions that use the same numbers, but they are increasingly difficult because of the number hint that is shown.  Includes a completely blank one you can customize.

Tens Ladders -Math Coach's Corner: More Skip Counting by Tens off the Decade. Three versions that use the same numbers, but they are increasingly difficult because of the number hint that is shown. Includes a completely blank one you can customize.

Fill It In - This would be great to do every day and perhaps include in an everyday learning book.

number of the day morning meeting activity. think I might laminate this one and then make a smaller version for them to put in their morning meeting journals.

I made mats like this and my class loves to play. We keep score on the board for who wins each 'hand'. I call out, "Draw 2 (or 3) cards and make the least/greatest number possible." I also made one which includes thousands, for later.

Place value game using playing cards. Ask students to draw 2 or 3 cards and then ask them to make a number with the least or greatest value. Or just 2 columns to name more or less with 2 cards

Make paper chains to help students better visualize numbers in the teens

First grade common core place value, numbers 11 to number chains and what to do with them! I think earning chains for skills would be great!

Pretzel sticks for tens and marshmallows for ones. Cute edible activity to teach place value.

Pretzel sticks for tens and marshmallows for ones. Could use a Graham cracker for hundreds. Could use Graham cracker for hundreds. What for thousands? Cute edible activity to teach place value.