Math Coachs Corner: Using Math Stretches for a Daily Warm-Up. Sammons (Guided Math) explains that just like athletes warm up before a strenuous workout, mathematicians need to have a warm-up to get their brains focused on math.

Playing true and false math facts enable students to recognize how the combination of certain numbers equals to other combinations of numbers. Students can continue to develop their fluency of basic number combinations for addition.

Use this as student created anchor chart - glue in interactive math journal. A lot of great differentiated Doubles and Doubles plus one (near doubles) worksheets and activities!

This is a super cute and hands-on lesson to teach even and odd numbers using Even Steven and Odd Todd. I might even give Even Steven an even number of fingers and Odd Todd an odd number of fingers.