A solid foundation of basic math skills is essential for early success in math. Children who can connect their understanding of math to the world around them, and build confidence through practice, will be ready for the challenges of mathematics as they advance to more complex topics. The activities in this workbook are designed to help your children catch up, keep up, and get ahead. Best of all, they’ll have lots of fun doing it! Some of the great features you’ll find inside are:
The Cupcake Eater Counting cupcakes on a plate, and then crossing off the eaten cupcakes and counting how many are left, helps children learn subtraction.
Chart Smart Determining how many people like pizza versus hamburgers, playing hockey versus soccer, or enjoying different books provides fun ways to add to and subtract from 20.
Get in Line Using number lines to fill in missing numbers and skip count by 2, 5, and 10 reinforces number patterns.
Measure Up Measuring the length of tools with square units, office supplies with paper clips, or small objects with pennies builds an understanding of nonstandard units of measurement.
Give Me a Hand Children practice telling time in hours and half hours by drawing hour and minute hands on clocks.
Give your child’s confidence in math a boost with 1st Grade Basic Math Success.
Table of Contents
Numbers & Operations to 10 1) Couting to 10............2 2) Adding Sums to 10............6 3) Subtracting Difference from 10............12 - Review............18
Numbers & Operations to 20 4) Couting to 20............22 5) Adding Sums to 20............26 6) Subtracting Difference from 20............32 - Review............38
Place Value & Number Sense 7) Counting to 100............42 8) Ones, Tens & Hundreds............48 9) Number Lines & Patterns............54 10) Comparing Numbers............58 - Review............62
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First Grade Basic Math Success (Sylvan Workbooks) by Sylvan Learning