Resources for First Grade

On this page I will be posting ideas and links for parents (or anyone) who want to help their kids with first grade math concepts. All of these activities and links are aligned to and support what students are expected to be learning in school at this level.

Unit One: Addition and Subtraction Strategies to 20

Strategies Chart:

 

Videos Songs and Chants for skip counting, addition, and subtraction
Skip counting
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GvTcpfSnOMQ
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EemjeA2Djjw
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ftati8iGQ
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q_yUC1NCFkE
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vq3cDj3Uj3I
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WghTG10k1EU
Skip Counting to add
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KFF8-kx-Ejw
Addition and Subtraction
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KFF8-kx-Ejw
https://youtu.be/uK7I3PvnCnA

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iY6b-9RH_Vw

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZgzpTx-s9Zo

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8jOzhiACB68

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1F3AycEDksY

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yScIormUYVY

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ra5AO2Ca5PI

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=joVAK-OLcHQ
(reading in English is required, so this one is best to do with an English speaking adult.)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MmLMU8BqyKw

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Utm875JRi-o

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dg-ym0r0RKI
(She suggests using a white board, but at home you can use a pencil and paper.)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-_NACf1BtE8

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FDP0mbsVX9A

Literature Links:

One Duck Stuck

One Hunter

What’s New at the Zoo

One is a Snail, Ten is a Crab

Animals on Board

The Mission of Addition

Quack and Count

Mission Addition by Loreen Leedy

Domino Addition by Lynette Long

 

Five Silly Fishermen by Roberta Edwards

Math-terpieces: The Art of Problem Solving by Greg Tang

Math for All Seasons: Mind-Stretching Math Riddles by Greg Tang

The Sundae Scoop by Stuart Murphy