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Making Ten

Making Ten

In this math movie, you’ll learn different ways to make ten, such as 1 + 9 = 10 and 7 + 3 = 10, and how to break ten apart. You'll learn how you can use combinations of numbers that add up to ten to help you add and subtract more easily. You'll also find out how you can use fact families and related facts to help you add and subtract. You'll even learn how to solve missing number problems more easily! Find out how you can use number triangles to help you solve tricky number sentences!

# Math Facts and Number Sense Lesson Plan: The Jelly Bean Game

In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades K-4, students will use jelly beans in an online game and real jellybeans as math manipulatives to practice number sense concepts, such as counting, more and less, estimation, algebraic thinking and missing addend equations, and addition and subtraction math facts.

**This lesson plan is aligned to Common Core State Standards.**See more »# Combining Numbers Lesson Plan: Monster School Bus Game

In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 1-5, students will use an online math game to practice creating number combinations (such as whole numbers which add up to 10, or decimals which add up to 1.) Students then create their own version of the game using hands-on materials.

**This lesson plan is aligned to Common Core State Standards.**See more »# Place Value Lesson Plan: Tens and Ones on the SMART Board

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-3, students use BrainPOP Jr. resources to identify a group of ten. Students will also write a number for a group of tens and ones and show tens and ones for a given number using manipulatives.

**This lesson plan is aligned to Common Core State Standards.**See more »# Adding With Moby Lesson Plan: Understanding Basic Addition

In this multi-day lesson plan for grade K through 3, students use a BrainPOP Jr. movie, graphic organizer, and flip chart to deepen their understanding of basic addition and mathematical thinking skills.

**This lesson plan is aligned to Common Core State Standards.**See more »# Making Ten Background Information for Teachers and Parents

This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about ways to make ten and combinations of 10. The information is designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. movie Making Ten. It explains the type of content covered in the movie, provides ideas for how teachers and parents can develop related understandings, and suggests how other BrainPOP Jr. resources can be used to scaffold and extend student learning. See more »

# Making Ten Activities for Kids

In this set of activities adaptable for grades K-3, parents and educators will find ideas for teaching about the concept of 10 and different ways of making ten. These activities are designed to complement the BrainPOP Jr. Making Ten topic page, which includes a movie, quizzes, online games, printable activities, and more. See more »