## Addition Using Strategies

## Rainbow Numbers

Calling all kindergarten and year 1 teachers! Are you looking for a fun and engaging way to teach your students about numbers to 20? Well, look no further than our free printable activity, Rainbow Numbers!

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This activity is designed to be a fun and interactive way for students to learn about numbers to 20. Each student is given a cloud and they need to write any number from 1 to 20 on the cloud in numerals and in words. But that's just the beginning! Students then represent this number in a variety of different ways, sticking their representations at the bottom of the cloud.

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These representations include tally marks, pictures, tens frames, MAB blocks, and 2 parts that add together to make the number. Each representation is drawn onto a rectangle in a different colour. When these rectangles are glued onto the cloud, they look like a rainbow coming out of the bottom of the cloud. The end result is a beautiful and colorful artwork that can be displayed in the classroom.

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But this activity isn't just about creating a pretty picture. It's a great way for students to learn about numbers to 20 and how to represent them in different ways. Plus, it's a fun and engaging way to keep students interested and excited about learning.

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And the best part? Rainbow Numbers is completely free to download! Just click the link below to get started. Your students will love creating their own rainbow artworks while learning about numbers to 20.

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So what are you waiting for? Download Rainbow Numbers today and make learning about numbers a colourful and memorable experience for your students!