CONTENTS: 6 Math Mats, pair of dice, 12 each of theollowing manipulatives: pennies, red poms, candles, pastashells and bu erasers.
SET UP: Choose 1 math mat and it’s correspondingmanipulatives. Lay themat and manipulatives on the table.Decide which of the 3 ways of play (see below) you will beplaying. Use 1 dice for counting and 2 dice for addition andsubtraction.
Begin with 1 dice. Rolland place that manymanipulatives on themath mat. To make thecounting morechallenging, use bothdice.
Use 2 dice. Roll. Add thenumber of each dicetogether. Put that manymanipulatives on themath mat. Tip: Whenplaying, encourage yourchild to make a mathsentence (ex: 3+5=8) ona ieceof aer.
Use 2 dice. Roll. Subtractthe largest number fromthe smallest. Put thatmany manipulatives onthe math mat. Tip: Whenplaying, encourage yourchild to make a mathsentence (ex: 8-5=3) ona iece of aer.
By: Me & Marie Learning
Discard this top portion after collecting materials needed to play this game.
1) Please collect:-a pair of dice -12 pennies-12 pieces of shell pasta (dry) -12 candles-12 red pom pon balls -12 bug erasers or plastic bugs (cut out paper bugs could be used as well)2) Print off Counting Mats- use instruction sheet below on how to playthe game.Use the…Shell Pasta with the Sun & Sand Counting Mat (as shells at the beach).Red Pom Pon balls with the Apple Count & Tasty treat mats as apples in the tree andcherries on top of the ice cream.Pennies with the Penny Pig Counting Mat (as pennies in a piggy bank).Candles with the Make a Wish Counting Mat (as candles on a cake).Bugs with the Going Buggy Counting Mat (as bugs caught in a jar).