Are you look for fun book-inspired activity? Then, you’ll want to check out this Apples Up On Top Addition Game that you can play after reading 10 Apples Up On Top by Dr. Seuss.
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Apples Up On Top Addition Game:
Book-inspired activities are a great way to extend the learning and add more to your story time. This game is a fun addition to your Dr. Seuss unit or an entertaining math center for Read Across America Day. Your kids will work on identifying numbers, counting, adding, and more!
This Dr. Seuss inspired resource can be used as an independent activity for young in any early childhood classroom or homeschool. If you are a classroom teacher, this number activity can used for math centers, morning tubs, or as an enrichment for early finishers. For homeschoolers, try strewing this activity or include it in your morning basket.
Getting Ready To Use The Apples Up On Top Addition Game:
- Apples Up On Top Addition Game Printables
- 12 Apples
What Else Is Needed:
- 10 Apples Up On Top by Dr. Seuss
- White Card Stock or Copy Paper
- Laminator and Laminating Pouches
To prepare this book-inspired activity, click on the pencil below to download and print the apples, tiger, and lion. I like to print my resources on white card stock, because it is more durable. But, you can use copy paper too. After printing, laminate the printables and cut the all of the pieces apart.
How To Play The Apples Up On Top Addition Game:
After reading the book 10 Apples Up On Top by Dr. Seuss, your kids will pick either the tiger or the lion for their animal. Next, they will roll a die and identify the number. Then, they will count that number of apples and stack them on top of their animal’s head.
After placing the apples on the tiger or lion, your kids will roll a die again and identify the number. Next, they will count that number of apples and stack them on top of the animal’s head. Finally, your kids will count the number of apples together to find the sum of the two numbers.
This Apples Up On Top Addition Game is a fun, book-inspired activity that will help your kids practice recognizing numbers, counting, and adding after reading a favorite story.
Pin It For Later:
No time to make this now? Pin this to your Dr. Seuss or math board on Pinterest and it’ll be here for when you’re ready!
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Download The Freebie:
Click on the pencil below to download and print the free Apples Up On Top Addition Game Printables!