# ALEX Lesson Plan

## Let's Throw Paper!! Addition Game

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 Author: LaTonya Barnes System: Birmingham City School: Princeton School
General Lesson Information
 Lesson Plan ID: 33191 Title: Let's Throw Paper!! Addition Game Overview/Annotation: Students will throw addition problems or answers (on paper) across the classroom and find the matching problem or answer! Students will use mental math to compute the matching answer. Students will quietly walk around the classroom to find the person with the matching paper. Let’s throw math around!This is a College- and Career-Ready Standards showcase lesson plan.
Associated Standards and Objectives
Content Standard(s):

Local/National Standards:

Primary Learning Objective(s):

Students will be able to:

• Add and subtract within 20
• Determine the unknown whole number in an addition equation
• Use concrete models or drawings and strategies based on place value, properties of operations, and/or the relationship between addition and relate the strategy to a written method, and explain the reasoning used.

Preparation Information
 Total Duration: 0 to 30 Minutes Materials and Resources: PaperBasketBook: Counting on Fall by Lizann Flatt Technology Resources Needed: Computer with Internet access Background/Preparation: Teacher will write addition equations on half-size copy paper and ball up the papers. Example: 2 + 6 =Teacher will write answers to the equations on half-size copy paper and ball up the papers. Example: 8*** The teacher needs to make the exact number of papers as the students in the classroom. For example, if there are 20 students, the teacher needs 10 addition equation papers and 10 addition additions to the equations. (If there is an odd number of students in the classroom, the teacher needs to play the game with the students in order for papers to have a match.)
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