Printable Math Skill-Building Games - FamilyEducation

Help children in first grade understand how numbers work by giving them real objects to work with, such as blocks and beads, as well as these printable games.

Give this handout to families to help them improve their child's math readiness and ability to add and subtract. read more

### Addition and Subtraction at Home

These math games are perfect for children to play at home so they can improve their skills in addition and subtraction. read more

Children practice making a variety of number sentences that total 12. read more

### Class Vote for Favorite Season

Children practice reading a pictograph by surveying the favorite seasons of their classmates. read more

### Counting to Ten

Children count objects to ten. read more

### Counting Zero

Children identify which objects are missing to learn the number zero. read more

### Cozy Cats

See if you can find all 19 of the listed items hidden in the cuddly kitties printable. read more

### Decision Making

By drawing fish in bowls and sorting them, children can write math stories. read more

### Family Portrait

See if you can you find a dozen differences between the two family portraits in this printable. read more

### Family Reunion

Look through this family reunion printable to see if you can find all the "hugs" and objects listed. read more

### Good Night!

See if you can find the seven monsters and the three "monster" words in this printable. read more

### Making Four and Five

Children identify the various number groups which add to four and five. read more

Mathematics in First GradeAs in kindergarten, mathematics in grade one is more concrete than abstract. Children's work consists not of hundreds of worksheets with problems such as 2+2=__ but of manipulating buttons and other objects, seeing patterns, and understanding the various uses of quantitative concepts. In this sense children use math in the course of working with science, cooking, health, social studies, reading, and writing. read more

### Missing Parts Through 10

Subtraction practice is the focus of this worksheet. read more

### Odd and Even

Children are asked to color-code numbered boxes by whether they are odd or even. read more

### Something Fishy

These pets are acting shy. Can you find the 11 fish that are hiding in this tank? read more

### Subtract Across and Down

Children learn to subtract across and down. read more

### Toy Graph

By polling friends, children can make a bar graph about everyone's toys. read more

### Use Data from a Picture

Children count objects in a picture. read more

### Ways to Make 10

Children choose number pairs that total 10. read more

### Ways to Make 11 and 12

Children complete a number search of addition combinations for 11 and 12. read more

### Ways to Make 4 and 5

Children create a table of all of the ways to make 4 and 5. read more

### Ways to Make 6 and 7

Children sort number pairs by their sums. read more

### Where Do They Fit?

Children estimate where different-sized objects will fit in a bookcase. read more