Addition Finger Chart 2

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Addition Finger Chart 2
Math - Memory Work
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PrerequisitesAddition Finger Chart 1
Materials Addition Finger Chart 2
addition problem slips

This activity allows the child to practice memorization of addition facts.
Printable chart and problem slips are available below.


  1. Set out Addition Chart 1 to compare to Addition Chart 2. Show that Chart 2 is similar but with part of the chart missing.
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  2. Set up the material as shown to work problems.
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  3. Select a problem slip and copy in onto the paper.
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  4. Put the right finger on the smaller of the two numbers, and the left finger on the larger number.
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  5. Slide the right finger over to othe last number on its row.
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  6. Then slide the right finger down to the same row as the left finger.
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  7. Slide the left finger over to meet the right.
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  8. Open your fingers to reveal the answer.
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  9. Record the answer on the paper.
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Points of Interest

Control of Error

Variations and Extensions


Make Your Own


Addition Chart 4 pdf icon.jpg
Addition Slips pdf icon.jpg
Addition Chart 1 pdf icon.jpg
Addition Finger Chart 2 Addition Problem Slips Addition Control Chart 1 (print on legal sized paper)

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