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Basketball Mystery Grid - Addition to 20

Teach Starter Publishing
Google Slide, PDF | 2 pages | Grades: K - 1

Practice adding single-digit numbers up to twenty with a basketball-themed color-by-number worksheet.

There goes the buzzer! … that means it’s time to bring some fun into your math block!

Print-and-Go Basketball Math Practice Worksheets

Through this simple additional worksheet, students will show they can use addition strategies to add single-digit numbers within 20 by understanding place value and composing 10. These worksheets require students to solve problems involving single-digit addition facts.

Provide each student with a copy of the hidden picture grid and accompanying color key. Students may also benefit from access to a ten frame to work out each problem.

Math Addition Worksheets Scaffolding + Extension 

Support students who need help understanding the concepts using base-ten blocks to model the addends. They can also use a number, line, or hundreds chart to help find the sum. 

Challenge fast finishers who already understand the concept to write word problems that practice the addition problems from the task cards. 

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