Math Games & Activities

Hands-on Goldfish Addition Practice

This hands-on Goldfish addition is a fun addition practice idea for preschool, pre-k, and kindergarten age children. Students will work on addition within 10 using goldfish as a manipulative in this super cute addition activity. Simply download pdf file and grab a handful of fish crackers and you are ready for this kindergarten addition activity.

This hands-on Goldfish addition is a fun addition practice idea for preschool, pre-k, and kindergarten age children. Students will work on addition within 10 using goldfish as a manipulative in this super cute addition activity. Simply download pdf file and grab a handful of fish crackers and you are ready for this kindergarten addition activity.

Addition Practice

Learning to add numbers from 1-10 quickly and accurately is an essential math skill that will be the foundation for all future math – from double digit addition to problem solving and more!  Kids will have fun practicing adding numbers within 10 with this fun, addition activities for kindergarten!  Whether you are a parent, teacher, or homeschooler – you will love that this math activity for kindergartners and preschoolers is both engaging and appealing to kids with the edible math manipulative. Plus this addition within 10 is resusable making it a great choice for at home, math center in the classroom, or as a supplement to homeschook math curriculum.

Addition within 10

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Cut apart addition printable and use with goldfish crackers

Addition Printable

This addition printable makes a fun hands on addition activities for pre k, kindergarten, and grade 1 to practice with a yummy snack – goldfish crackers.

Now print the cards in color on cardstock or laminate for durability.  Now cut the cards apart.  There are 30 addition cards in total. Now you are ready for this addition for kindergarten.

Use fish crackers to complete these addition within 10 equations.

Addition activities for kindergarten

Students will add fish crackers to the goldfish already in the bowls. Now in this goldfish addition, kindergartners will count the total number of goldfish and write the sum on the card.

HINT: As these cards are laminated, dry erase markers will wipe right off and can be reused.

This is such a fun hands on math activity to make addition practice fun

Kindergarten addition activity

Repeat on remaining 29 cards. This addition practice for kindergarten is such a fun hands on math activity to make addition practice fun.

Help kids think math is fun by practicing addition with goldfish crackers.

Addition games for kindergarten

This activity will help kids think math is fun by practicing addition with goldfish crackers. Plus when they are done they get to eat their snack. This is great for homeschooling, kindergarten centers, summer learning, and more!

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Beth Gorden

Beth Gorden is the creative multi-tasking creator of Kindergarten Worksheets and Games. As a busy mother of six, she strives to create hands-on learning activities and worksheets that kids will love to make learning FUN! Browse through more than 200,000 pages of FREE worksheets & educational activities for kindergartners! Plus don't miss her other sites www.123homeschool4me.com and www.preschoolplayandlearn.com

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