The math foundational skills taught in first grade are crucial in developing a level of understanding students can build upon throughout the rest of their educational journey.
Our team of former educators has created these effective and engaging resources you can use to help your students master key standards, all while fostering a love of learning! All of the games listed below are tailored to Common Core standards, and can be found within eSpark’s differentiated math curriculum. Try out these games with your students for free!
1. Extreme Number Bonds
Complete the number bond equations by filling the empty circles with the correct number!
Standard Alignment: 1.OA.3 – Number Families
2. Bugs’ Block Party
Help Boss get to Bugs’ block party! Listen to each clue them tap the correct number to travel along the fence to the party.
Standard Alignment: 1.OA.6 – Adding and subtracting up to 20
3. Fishing for Numbers
Frank the Fisherman is trying to catch as many fish as he can. Help him by catching the fish with the number that’s missing from the equation.
Standard Alignment: 1.OA.8 – Finding the missing number
4. Ant Addition
Help Marianne and Minty bring food home to their family by correctly answering the addition problem.
Standard Alignment: 1.NBT.4 – Adding two-digit numbers
5. Monroe’s Moon Math
Monroe is stuck and needs your help to get home to Mars! He needs eight rocks to fuel his space ship and get home—collect them by correctly answering the addition problem.
Standard Alignment: 1.NBT.5 – Adding and subtracting
6. Ziggy to the Rescue
Help Ziggy get the duckling back to its mother by following the path and solving problems to conquer obstacles.
Standard Alignment: 1.MD.1 – Ordering by length
7. Rainbow Time
The rainbow lost all of its colors! Help fill in the colors of the rainbow by telling time.
Standard Alignment: 1.MD.3 – Telling time
8. Animal Counting
Count how many animals there are and choose the correct tally amount to represent the number!
Standard Alignment: 1.MD.4 – Sorting and counting
9. Priscilla’s Shape Bakery
Help Priscilla decorate cakes in her bakery with the correct shape designs.
Standard Alignment: 1.G.1 – Shapes
10. Flamingo Number Run
Flippy the Flamingo loves numbers! Help her collect the right numbers for her special occasion by grabbing the numbers that make the comparisons true.
Standard Alignment: 1.NBT.3 – Comparing numbers
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