Lesson Plan


Simple adding for preschoolers

Students will be able to do one digit addition by using tools.

Grades Pre-K
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1 Attention Getter

We will watch this Youtube video about addition for preschoolers. 

2 Direct Instruction

Activity: Presenting

Teacher will use marbles/cubes as tools to help students count 1+1, 1+2, 1+3...

3 Guided Practice

Activity: Exploring

Students will be grouped and each group will have a set of marbles/cubes. Teacher gives questions on board and students work in group to take out marbles/cubes and count together.

4 Independent Practice

Each students will play one round of bingo.  They can continue as long as time allows.  

5 Wrap-up

Students can play adding games on website in center time or after school. Students can also play it at home with parents' help.