Math for First Grade! Unit 1: Numbers to 50; Lessons and Centers

Pride and Primary


  • Grades: 1st Grade
  • Subjects: Math
  • Product Type: Printable
  • Format: Digital product, Downloadable

Product Description

This unit is perfect during the first few weeks of school for introducing beginning first grade math concepts such as counting, writing numbers, and identifying models and numbers. This unit works well with teaching those all important routines and procedures that will ultimately make your classroom work so smoothly.

Included are 10 Lessons with whole group and small group ideas:

Lesson 1 Intro to Math Block
Lesson 2: Model Numbers
Lesson 3: Write numbers in order
Lesson 4: Counting Caterpillar
Lesson 5: before, after, between
Lesson 6: Before, after, between
Lesson 7: Missing numbers
Lesson 8: Compare numbers
Lesson 9: Skip count by 2, 5, 10
Lesson 10: Skip count Coins

Each lesson comes with a lesson page with whole group and small group ideas, exit ticket, and homework page. The lesson activities involve a lot of hands on work. The materials needed are basic math manipulatives like unifex cubes and counters.

Additional Resources;
120 chart printout
Vocabulary Cards
Daily Number Worksheets
10s frames
Number cards 0-50
Number lines
50s Chart
Subitizing Cards

Each exit ticket is done two ways: cut and paste for interactive notebook and just pencil-paper.

An end of the unit assessment is included with the breakdown of standards taught.
-Standards alignment
-Assessment Summary page
-Standard Summary pages

The centers included are *IN COLOR AND BLACKLINE*

This packet includes 7 easy to set up centers in vibrant colors! The centers are school themed!
ALSO – every center is included in blackline as well to save your ink!

Each center has a recording page for accountability and a cover page with instructions.

The centers are:
Number Bonds through 5
Count on Dominoes
Scoop and Count
Scoop and Count On
Mystery Pictures (2)
Matching Numbers
Unit 1 Scoot Review Game

These centers are part of a math curriculum that I am working on. Unit 1 will be uploaded quite soon!
However, they are easy to use and can fit into any math curriculum as review or extra practice.

I hope you can use these centers in your math classroom!

Happy Teaching!

Visit the Pride and Primary blog for freebies and project ideas.
Like Pride and Primary on Facebook
Follow me on Pinterest!
Follow me on Twitter!
Follow me on Instagram!


Be the first to review this product!
Submit Review

Leave a Review!

About the Seller

Pride and Primary
(1 Review)

I teach first grade where everyday is a great blessing filled with lots of wonder and excitement for the joy of learning. This is my tenth year teaching and my fifth year overall in first grade.

First grade truly holds my heart

Related to this item:
Math Printable 1st Grade Bundles

Personalize Your Experience

You're Awesome