KINDERGARTEN NUMBER

Over 170 Kindergarten Math Centers for Number, Geometry, Measurement and Data.




This page provides sample Kindergarten Number tasks and games from our 
Kindergarten Math Centers eBook.  Try out the sample Kindergarten Number centers listed in blue under each Common Core State Standard or download the eBook and have all the Number, Geometry, Measurement and Data Centers you’ll need for the entire school year in one convenient digital file.  With over 170 easy-prep, engaging centers this resource will simplify your math lesson planning and make hands-on math instruction an integral part of your classroom.
Teaching in a state that is implementing their own specific math standards?  Download our Kindergarten Correlations document for cross-referenced tables outlining the alignment of each state's standards with the CCSS-M, as well as the page numbers in our Kindergarten Math Centers eBook related to each standard.  Teaching in Australia?  This resource is also available for the Foundation Year outcomes as written in the Australian Curriculum: Mathematics.


COUNTING AND CARDINALITY

Know number names and the count sequence

K.CC.A.1 
Count to 100 by ones and by tens.

Number Puzzles 1-20
Counting Cards (Set 1)
Literature Link: Anno's Counting Book

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K.CC.A.2 Count forward beginning from a given number within the known sequence (instead of having to begin at 1).

Count on Cup   
Show Two More
Cross the Decade  

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K.CC.A.3 Write numbers from 0 to 20. Represent a number of objects with a written numeral 0-20 (with 0 representing a count of no objects).

Writing Numerals (1-10)

Missing Numbers 1-10
My Counting Book

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Count to tell the number of objects

K.CC.B.4 
Understand the relationship between numbers and quantities; connect counting to cardinality.

a. When counting objects, say the number names in the standard order, pairing each object with one and only one number name and each number name with one and only one object.
b. Understand that the last number name said tells the number of objects counted. The number of objects is the same regardless of their arrangement or the order in which they were counted.
c. Understand that each successive number name refers to a quantity that is one larger.     
           

Five Frame Flash                                   
                 
Five Frame Numeral Match                 
Five Frame Concentration                   
Five Frame Match 
Playdough Numbers
Roll and Cover (1-20) 

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K.CC.B.5 Count to answer “how many?” questions about as many as 20 things arranged in a line, a rectangular array, or a circle, or as many as 10 things in a scattered configuration; given a number from 1-20, count out that many objects. 

0-10 Numeral, Word, Picture Cards
 
Literature Link: Ten Black Dots
Literature Link: Rooster's Off to See the World

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Number Puzzles 1-20
Nearby Numbers
Counting Read Alouds
Five Frame Numeral Match
Counting Jigsaws 0-25



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K.CC.C.6 Identify whether the number of objects in one group is greater than, less than, or equal to the number of objects in another group e.g., by using matching and counting strategies.

Who Has More?
Making Sets (v. 1)

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K.CC.C.7 Compare two numbers between 1 and 10 presented as written numerals.

My Secret Number

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Who Has Less?

MORE KINDERGARTEN RESOURCES - click on a cover for more information

Kindergarten Math Bundle: Packed with math resources for the K classroom
170+ Kindergarten Math Centers for Number, Geometry, Measurement and Data.
Counting Rhymes provide opportunities to practice counting forwards and backwards, numeral recognition, using ordinal numbers, addition and subtraction.
K-2 Math Tool Kit: 46 math tools to support the development of students' math skills and understandings

OPERATIONS AND ALGEBRAIC THINKING

Understand addition as putting together and adding to, and understand subtraction as taking apart and taking from.

K.OA.A.1 Represent addition and subtraction with objects, fingers, mental images, drawings, sounds (e.g., claps), acting out situations, verbal explanations, expressions, or equations.

Show One Less
Towers of Five
Make 5 on the Five Frame (v. 1)
Literature Link: Fish Eyes

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K.OA.A.2 Solve addition and subtraction word problems, and add and subtract within 10, e.g. by using objects or drawings to represent the problem.

Add To: Result Unknown 
Both Addends Unknown 

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K.OA.A.3 Decompose numbers less than or equal to 10 into pairs in more than one way, e.g. by using objects or drawings, and record each  decomposition by a drawing or equation (e.g. 5= 2 + 3 and 5 = 4+1).

Addition Bag
Shake 5 and Spill

Hide the Cubes
Domino Addition

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K.OA.A.4 For any number from 1 to 9, find the number that makes 10 when added to the given number, e.g., by using objects or drawings, and record the answer with a drawing or equation.

Towers of Ten
Make Ten on the Ten Frame (v. 1)

Literature Link: Mouse Count 
Literature Link: Ten Flashing Fireflies

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K.OA.A.5 Fluently add and subtract within five.

Fast Five
Minus One

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K-2 Math Tool Kit
Domino Addition



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NUMBER AND OPERATIONS IN BASE TEN

Work with numbers 11-19 to gain foundations for place value

K.NBT.A.1 Compose and decompose numbers from 11 to 19 into ten ones and some further ones, e.g., by using objects or drawings, and record each composition or decomposition by a drawing or equation (e.g. 18 = 10 + 8); understand that these numbers are composed of ten ones and one, two, three, four, five, six, seven, eight, or nine ones.

Teen Counting Cup
Ten Ones and More Ones (ver. 1)
Teen Match
Teen Puzzles

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Teen Puzzles



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ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

Identify ordinal numbers first through tenth in a line of objects

Where is the Green Car?

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Recognize, identify, and extend patterns

Complete the Pattern

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Where is the Green Car?
Shape Patterns