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Planting Beans Numbers Recognition

Planting Beans Numbers Recognition

What you need:

Planting Beans Planting Bed Mat
10 Frame Number Cards
Dry beans
Small containers



Learning goals: Math: Associates a quantity with written numerals

What you do:

Print Beans Planting Bed Mat and 10 Frame Number Cards and laminate for extra strength. Cut out the 10 Frame Number Cards. Place beans inside a small container.

Small Group

Select a Beans Planting Bed Mat (1-10) or (10-20) and the matching 10 Frame Number Cards. Each child receives a Beans Planting Bed Mat and a container with beans. 

Pick a card and show the card to children. Then, ask them to plant a bean on the matching number on their Beans Planting Bed.

Place the activity in your math center.



Common Core State Standards:

K.CC.B.4: Understand the relationship between numbers and quantities; connect counting to cardinality.