Mermaid Number Sort
Print, cut out and laminate each page.This can be used as a small group game or independent work station sort.
1.Each student gets a mermaid card.2.Turn all of the ocean creatures face down in the middle of the table.3.A student choses a ocean creature card and says the number on theircard (by solving the addition sentence, counting tally marks, etc). Ifthe card matches the number on their mermaid they may keep thecard. If it does not they have to return the card to the middle.4.Play continues around the table.5.Game ends when a student successfully finds all 6 ocean creaturecards to match their mermaid number.I have included a recording sheet for work station use. Students writestheir number at the top of the page and then records the 6 ways torepresent the number. Each page has 2 recording sheets.