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