Adding Tens and Tens Activity

How to teach Adding Tens

In this Adding Tens and Tens Activity, students will practice adding 10 to a given number to build addition fact fluency.

Ten is an important number in our number system. By being able to add ten fluently, your students will be able to add mentally.  This activity helps students practice adding 10 to a given number.

First, make a pile of heart cards and answer cards. Then, match the equations to the answers. Finally, continue your practice with the worksheets provided!

Other resources to use with this Adding Tens and Tens Activity

If you are using this activity, your students are probably learning about adding ten.

Use this Counting by Tens What Comes Next Worksheet as an additional resource for your students.

Introduce this activity by reviewing counting by 10 with the Have Fun Teaching Counting by 10 Song. Next, use a hundreds chart to show adding 10 to a number. Then, have students match the equations to the correct answers. Finally, students continue practicing adding ten to other numbers.

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