Digital Apple Tree Making 10 Activity
This apple tree making 10 activity is a fun, digital activity to use with your students to help them practice adding numbers.
It has an apple theme so it would be a great addition to math centers or can be used as a small group math activity.
It will give students ample opportunities to practice counting, building addition equations, and solving to find the sum.
They will work on the fine motor skill of one-to-one correspondence as they drag and drop apples into the number bonds. Then, students will count the apples and type an addition sentence to match.
Setting Up the Free Apple Math Download
Students may use Google Slides™ to do this activity.
The download file includes a detailed guide with instructions and pictures on how to use this activity with your students, but it is quite simple to do.
If you are an instructor or teacher, you will want to copy the Google slides assignment to your Google Drive and save it as a master copy.
Make sure that you click the dropdown next to the attachment. Pick the “Make a copy for each student” option.
Setting Up the Digital Apple Tree Making 10 Activity in SeeSaw
Students can also use this activity in Seesaw, if you would like.
You will click the Seesaw-specific link in the download file. When you arrive at the activity, you will need to click the “Save Activity” button. Then you will assign the activity to your students.
Apple Tree Counting
Once you download this fun apple activity, the students will drag and drop any number of apples into the number bond. Then, they will create an addition sentence to match their apples.
Since this game is digital, you can add or delete slides to assign however many math problems you want!
To expand on this activity and make it hands-on, you could have a blank ten frame slid into a wipe and write pocket with 2 colors of manipulatives for them to build the matching math problem and then write it on a recording sheet.
Some fun manipulative ideas would be mini apple erasers, pom poms, buttons, or little balls of playdough. Kindergarten students would love to use any of these manipulatives!
This digital making 10 game would be useful for:
- whole group math instruction
- math centers
- small groups
- digital stations
- distance learning
- addition fact assessment
- equation building assessment
- apple activities unit of study
- after-school tutoring
- early finishers
I hope your students love this fun activity for making 10! Check out my other freebies for addition and subtraction to grow your classroom resource library!
Click the button below to get the FREE apple tree making 10 activity for Google Slides and Seesaw.