Teen Number Matching Clip Cards Free Printable

Grab these free printable Teen Number Matching Clip Cards to help students practice composing numbers 11-19 and creating equations to match.

Free printable teen numbers clip cards math activity for math centers in kindergarten or first grade. This hands-on way to learn teen numbers is fun for kids.

Teen Number Matching Clip Cards Free Printable

This free math activity comes with 9 clip cards for practicing composing teen numbers into a ten and some further ones and recording equations to match while developing fine motor skills in a fun, hands-on way. Add them to your kindergarten math centers for lots of fun and learning all year long!

Kindergarten students spend a lot of time practicing number identification because it is the foundation for math. Learning to identify numbers is so important and can require some time for students to master.

Your students will use their knowledge of numbers and counting to match the number equation to the correct twenty frames. The resource includes clip cards for the numbers 11-19.

Free printable math activity for learning teen numbers and learning to compose or decompose numbers 11-19 and find the corresponding equation.

3-Step Prep

This fun learning activity will be ready in no time with three easy steps! Simply print, cut, laminate, DONE! Don’t spend all your prep time creating math activities when I have you covered.

Gather some clothespins or paper clips, and your students will be ready to practice in no time. Print in color or black and white to meet your classroom needs.

Setting Up the Teen Number Matching Clip Cards

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Supplies Needed:

  • Teen Numbers Matching Clip Cards (button to get them at the bottom of this post)
  • Clothespins, clips, or paperclips
  • Scissors


  1. Print the cards. There are 4 cards per page.
  2. Laminate the cards.
  3. Cut the cards apart.
  4. Slide the cards and clothespins or clips into a baggie or tray for easy storage and grab-and-go access.
A hands-on teen numbers math activity for learning teen numbers and building fine motor skills at the same time. Look at the ten frames on the card and clip the corresponding equation.

How to Play the Number Clip Game

Students will pick a card and look at the ten frames and count the amount of dots. Then they will find the matching addition equation that corresponds to the number in the ten frames. Students will place a clip on the matching equation.

Don’t want to use clothespins? Slide the cards into wipe and write pockets, and use dry-erase markers to circle the matching addition sentence.

They are the perfect activity for kindergarten or preschool students to practice composing teen numbers and creating equations to match.

Free printable teen numbers math clip cards for learning to compose numbers 11-19 into ten and some further ones.

Lots of Uses

This teen number activity would be so beneficial for multiple levels of students. Your beginning mathematicians can practice just the numbers 11-15.

While more advanced learners can work on all the cards. They can also work with a recording sheet to draw the corresponding ten frames or record the teen number represented on the card.

These number clip cards are super versatile and can be used to meet your instructional needs and the needs of your students developmentally.

You can incorporate these into whole group lessons, small group lessons, math centers, and early finishers, or use them for independent practice, morning work, or math warm-ups.

Free teen numbers clip cards for kids who are learning to compose teen numbers. Add to math centers for hands-on math fun.

Your kindergarten students will love using these teen number composition clip cards for a fun, hands-on math activity! You will love them because they are low prep, engaging, and an effective math printable!

Click the button below to get the free printable teen number matching clip cards. Enjoy!

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