10-Frame Freebies

I started working with small math groups today while my other kids rotated through 5 math stations. First time I've done this. Really keeping my fingers crossed it works. Everyone seemed pretty happy today and I got in some quality time with my little groups so it should be fine:)

We were working with 10-frames today. I had them draw their own frames on white boards and then gave them counters to build some numbers. It worked out super well, but I decided when I got home that it might be better for them to work on actual mats which I'll laminate.

Here are 6 different mats for you and some instructions for a few simple 10-frame activities because we ALL know how important it is for the kids to learn to anchor to 5 and 10. The games are called "Building Numbers", "Roll and Build", "10-Frame Flash" and "More or Less Flash". They're all super simple and only require some 10-frame mats, dice, counters and a set of 10-frame cards.

Click HERE to grab (clipart from www.mycutegraphics.com).

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  1. Oh Barb only you could make 10 frames gorgeous! Love them and yes I'm going to print them off ready for my new class next year...joy! :-)
    Love the 21 day challenge too. With thanks
    Julie :-)
    Mrs Stowe's Kinder Cottage

  2. Ten frames...I love them and now I love them more! Thanks for sharing.

  3. I like the cute ten frames! Good luck with your math stations!
    Conversations in Literacy

  4. Blog about how you are managing math stations and small groups. I need ideas!

  5. These 10 frames are darling! Thanks so much for sharing.

    Granny Goes to School

  6. Thanks for the 10 frames and the game ideas!! Cute :)

  7. Very nice 10 frames. So useful in the classroom!

    The Math Maniac

  8. Fun stuff Barb...I've used 10 frames more this year than ever!
    Traditions, Laughter and Happily Ever After

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