# Kindergarten Grade1 Math Activity - Learn Beginners Addition and Techniques

# Math Lab Activity: Concepts of Addition for Beginners

## Objective

Children will learn that addition means "Putting Together".

To add single digit numbers with the help of concrete objects or pictures.

# Activity - I

### To the teacher:

Introduce the concept of "**Putting Together**" with the help of concrete objects such as counters,pencils,ice cream spoons etc..

Make childrens work in pairs, one child makes two groups of say 2 and 3 counters (decided by teacher) and the other child puts them together and says 2 and 3 make 5.

Repeat this activity several times before moving on to attempting exercises on paper.

**Real Time Example:**

### There are **③** birds on a tree

### There are **②** birds on another tree

How many birds are there altogether ?

Count and Enter.

**How addition works on this example ?**

**②** birds and **③** birds Make **⑤** birds

We say that **②** and **③** Make **⑤**

We write 2 + 3 = 5

**Example Addition Problems for Beginners**

__Question1__: **②** leaves and **④** leaves Make leaves

__Question2__: **②** flowers and **②** flowers Make flowers

__Question3__: **④** fishes and **③** fishes Make fishes

__Question4__: **⑤** ice-creams and **①** ice-cream Make ice-creams

__Question5__: **③** butterflies and **②** butterflies Make butterflies

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