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# Counting On Cover Up Game

• Updated:  08 Jun 2023

Practice the counting-on strategy with this engaging cover-the-board game.

• Editable:  Google Slides

• Non-Editable:  PDF

• Pages:  1 Page

• Grades:  K - 1

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teaching resource

# Counting On Cover Up Game

• Updated:  08 Jun 2023

Practice the counting-on strategy with this engaging cover-the-board game.

• Editable:  Google Slides

• Non-Editable:  PDF

• Pages:  1 Page

• Grades:  K - 1

Practice the counting-on strategy with this engaging cover-the-board game.

## Counting On Math Game

This math game is a perfect addition to your math group rotations. Students pick two cards and use the counting-on strategy to find the total. Once they have the total, they cover the number on the board with a token.

There are number lines from 0–20 included in the resource to assist students with choosing the larger number in the pair they choose and then counting on from that number to find the total.

Through this activity, students will show their understanding of the counting-on addition strategy and their ability to add numbers to 20.

## Tips for Differentiation + Scaffolding

A team of dedicated, experienced educators created this resource to support your math lessons.

If you have a mixture of above and below-level learners, check out these suggestions for keeping students on track with the concepts:

### 🆘 Support Struggling Students

Give students concrete materials that they can use to recreate the numbers, determine the larger amount and then count on using one-to-one correspondence.

### ➕ Challenge Fast Finishers

Have students who need an extra challenge visualize how they arrived at their answers. Showing whether they used a number line, counted in their head, or used their fingers.

## Easily Prepare This Resource for Your Students

Use the dropdown icon on the Download button to choose between the PDF or editable Google Slides version of this resource.

Print on cardstock for added durability and longevity. Place all pieces in a folder or large envelope for easy access.

This resource was created by Kendal Britnell, a teacher in Colorado and a Teach Starter collaborator.

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