For early finishers? Math Workshop Adventures Create a new number each day. When kids finish their math assignments, they work on the number of the day problem. Introduce new concepts as the year progresses (multiplication.
Make Ten Houses - & kids get to don an apron and a hard hat and then head to the ?Make takeaway tray and start building their houses.
Making Ten: a Mental Math Strategy Unit
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AWESOME Subtraction idea for kids - Whack-a-Ball Subtraction #mathforkids
Clothespin Math on a clothes hanger! Easy to make, and self explanatory. I'm thinking a wire clothes hanger would work better, so the clothes pins are easy to slide back and forth (almost like an abacus).