Comparing Numbers: Building Number Sense in Kindergarten and First Grade! Plenty of hands-on games and activities that have students identifying, ordering, and comparing numbers

The answer to my Math Center Prayer. Math Daily 5 (BUILD) B=Buddy Games, U=Using Manipulatives, I=Independent Working/Reading, L=Learning About Numbers, D=Doing Math What a great idea!

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. Have the model the number with place value blocks.

Word Problem Cards for kindergarten, first and second grade. Great common core practice. Can be used for math centers and math journals.

Pin These number sorts are an amazing way for students to practice seeing numbers represented in a variety of ways. This gives them several visual representations of numbers, so that they have a more concrete understanding of number sense.

Place Value Paint Samples. could make this larger to add places. Going to have to get the paint chips with more colors to make bigger numbers. Would be great help for my students who still struggle with place value.