Make 8 copies of the kites and bows. Write an "answer" to a math problem on each kite. Write various combinations of math problems (that match up with each answer) on the bows.
"Last year Lucas collected 159 items trick-or-treating. This year, he collected a total of 249 items. How many items did he collect altogether in both years?" Five math word problems with a Halloween theme.
"Myron analyzed the caloric content of his Thanksgiving dinner for his science class. His serving of stuffing had 619 calories. His serving of pumpkin pie had 780 calories. His serving of turkey had 282 calories. How many calories were there in his stuffing and turkey combined?"
Students write addition problems (with sums up to 18). When the answer to the problem is called, they cover the square. Comes with a page of suggested equations.
Seven colorful math mats and cards for adding numbers within 20. Printable manipulatives are included or you can use real items. CC: Math: 1.OA.A.1-2, B.3-4, C.5-6. D.7-8
Introduction to the concept, with several pages for practice. These are in color so you can make a transparency, but they will look fine in black and white for the students.