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Number Race (K–1)

Stage 1: Numbers to 10

Narrative

Students take turns rolling a connecting cube onto a number mat and write the number (1–10) they land on, on the recording sheet. Students may want to use colored pencils to write the numbers.

Variation:

Students may use the blackline master that allows them to trace each number to support their number writing skills.

Additional Information

Each group of 2 needs 1 connecting cube.

Stage 2: Numbers 11 - 20

Narrative

Students take turns rolling a connecting cube onto a number mat and write the number (11–20) they land on, on the recording sheet. Students may want to use colored pencils to write the numbers.

Variation:

Students may use the blackline master that allows them to trace each number to support their number writing skills.

Additional Information

Each group of 2 needs 1 connecting cube.

Stage 3: Add to 10

Narrative

Students take turns rolling two dot cubes. They find the sum and record it in the corresponding column on their gameboard. 

Additional Information

Each group of 2 needs two dot cubes.