Lesson Plan

Doubles Addition Facts and Adding Within 12

Students will fluently add within 12.
Abby F.
Classroom teacher
Meadowlark Elementary School
Kearney, NE
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My Grades 1

1 Hook

Begin the lesson by playing the "Doubles Song" by Jack Hartmann.

2 Direct Instruction - Pearson's Envisions

Activity: Exploring

Show Pearson's Envisions video for Lesson 3.4.

Make towers with snap cubes to show 1+1, 2+2, 3+3, 4+4, and 5+5.  

3 Guided Practice - Pearson's Envisions

Activity: Exploring

Complete the first and second page of Pearson's Envisions worksheet using snap cubes.

4 Independent Practice - Pearson's Envisions

Activity: Exploring

Students will complete the third page and back "Problem-Solving" page of Pearson's Envisions independently.  They may choose to use snap cubes, make a drawing, or any other strategy to solve the equations.

5 Independent Practice - Math Centers

One technology station during Math Centers is "Xtra Math".

6 Independent Practice - Math Centers

Another technology station during Math Centers is IXL. I have the modules that align with the lesson objectives starred.

7 Independent Practice - Math Centers

The final technology station is Compass Learning.  The modules are based on the RIT bands from NWEA's MAP test taken in the Fall.  It will be updated with areas of focus again in the Winter, after being taken again.

8 Guided Practice - Math Centers

Activity: Assessing

Students will work with me in a small group setting based on their RIT bands from NWEA's MAP test.  The activities will be based on sample questions from a MAP prep program.