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Students learn basic math skills.
 

BASIC MATH LESSON:
WHAT'S THE MISSING NUMBER?

Objectives:

  • Recognize that symbols such as square , triangle , and circle  in an addition equation represent a missing value that will make the statement true.
    (e.g., + 3 = 6, 5 +7 = )

Grade Level:
Kindergarten - First Grade

Duration: 10 minutes

 

 
 

 

 

 

FIND THE MISSING NUMBER LESSON PLAN

Teacher Materials:

Lesson:

  • Write the problem 3 + 4 on the board. Have students solve the problem.
  • Then write 3 + 4 =  . Explain that the square represents the missing part of the problem. The answer is the same answer that they found before, 7.
  • Write 2 +     = 7. Remind the students that the square represents the missing number. Ask what number could go in the square to make the statement true? Explain that they have to find a number that when added to 2 equals 7. (5)
  • Write   + 4 = 5. Explain that the triangle, just like the square, represents the missing number. What number would make the number statement true? (1)
  • Write 10 =   + 2.  Explain that the circle, just like the square and triangle represents the missing number. What number would make the number statement true? (8)
  • Repeat as many times as the teacher deems necessary.

Assessment:
Use the worksheet to evaluate whether students understand the concept.


 

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