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Math Activities For October

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numb skull activities, numb skulls, skeleton activities, math centers for october, skeleton number cards, skull activities, free number cards from 0-120, common core skeletons, common core pirates, pirate activities, pirate games, pirate math activities, halloween games, halloween centers, halloween activities, bone activities, counting backwards, greater and less than activities, addition and subtraction for october, addition and subtraction activities for halloween, addition and subtraction activities for october, skeleton math, skeleton puzzles, skeleton games, common core skeletons, common core pirates,Since it's October, it seemed fitting to plug in a few skeletons, so I was diddling around with the idea of making a math packet around the play on words "Numb Skulls." 

If you don't do Halloween-themed things, the skulls are perfect for a pirate theme too, or perhaps you can use them as centers when your kiddo's study about bones and the human body.

numb skull activities, numb skulls, skeleton activities, math centers for october, skeleton number cards, skull activities, free number cards from 0-120, common core skeletons, common core pirates, pirate activities, pirate games, pirate math activities, halloween games, halloween centers, halloween activities, bone activities, counting backwards, greater and less than activities, addition and subtraction for october, addition and subtraction activities for halloween, addition and subtraction activities for october, skeleton math, skeleton puzzles, skeleton games, common core skeletons, common core pirates,I think your students will enjoy rolling 2 dice to make additon or subtraction equations on their "Numb Skull" and then solving them.  They write in their answer and color that many teeth. 

Students can play independently or with a partner.   Once I started designing with the skulls, more ideas kept popping into my brain, 'til I had a whopping 46-page Numb Skull packet that covers a variety of Common Core State Standards!

numb skull activities, numb skulls, skeleton activities, math centers for october, skeleton number cards, skull activities, free number cards from 0-120, common core skeletons, common core pirates, pirate activities, pirate games, pirate math activities, halloween games, halloween centers, halloween activities, bone activities, counting backwards, greater and less than activities, addition and subtraction for october, addition and subtraction activities for halloween, addition and subtraction activities for october, skeleton math, skeleton puzzles, skeleton games, common core skeletons, common core pirates,Lots of the items are very versatile.  The number cards with number words, can be cut into puzzles, or run off so students can make an Itty Bitty Counting booklet, which is a nice activity for your Daily 5 word work.

You can also use them for a Memory Match game, or to play "I Have; Who Has?"  Add the "Kaboom!" bomb cards to make things more exciting. 

numb skull activities, numb skulls, skeleton activities, math centers for october, skeleton number cards, skull activities, free number cards from 0-120, common core skeletons, common core pirates, pirate activities, pirate games, pirate math activities, halloween games, halloween centers, halloween activities, bone activities, counting backwards, greater and less than activities, addition and subtraction for october, addition and subtraction activities for halloween, addition and subtraction activities for october, skeleton math, skeleton puzzles, skeleton games, common core skeletons, common core pirates,The packet includes:                                                            A Numb Skull slider, where students trace the numbers from 0-30, or insert a skip counting by 2's, 3's, 5's, or 10's number strip. 

There's also a slider for counting backwards from 10 to 0 and 20 to 0.

numb skull activities, numb skulls, skeleton activities, math centers for october, skeleton number cards, skull activities, free number cards from 0-120, common core skeletons, common core pirates, pirate activities, pirate games, pirate math activities, halloween games, halloween centers, halloween activities, bone activities, counting backwards, greater and less than activities, addition and subtraction for october, addition and subtraction activities for halloween, addition and subtraction activities for october, skeleton math, skeleton puzzles, skeleton games, common core skeletons, common core pirates,I've included several games as well. There's A Numb Skull addition and subtraction game, plus  a Count to 100 Numb Skull game, where students add the dice that they roll and then  X-off that many skulls 'til they have added their way to 100.

Skull number cards from 0-120 also provide options for even more games.  Since the numbers are at the top of the skull, play a game of "What number am I thinking of?"

numb skull activities, numb skulls, skeleton activities, math centers for october, skeleton number cards, skull activities, free number cards from 0-120, common core skeletons, common core pirates, pirate activities, pirate games, pirate math activities, halloween games, halloween centers, halloween activities, bone activities, counting backwards, greater and less than activities, addition and subtraction for october, addition and subtraction activities for halloween, addition and subtraction activities for october, skeleton math, skeleton puzzles, skeleton games, common core skeletons, common core pirates,Students choose a card and then give classmates clues.  i.e. "My number is odd. It's greater than 20, but less than 27.  When you add 11 and 10 together, you'll know my number.

I've also included matching math symbol cards, so students can make equations. Use the blank skull cards to program with whatever, or to make groups/sets for the equations students create.

numb skull activities, numb skulls, skeleton activities, math centers for october, skeleton number cards, skull activities, free number cards from 0-120, common core skeletons, common core pirates, pirate activities, pirate games, pirate math activities, halloween games, halloween centers, halloween activities, bone activities, counting backwards, greater and less than activities, addition and subtraction for october, addition and subtraction activities for halloween, addition and subtraction activities for october, skeleton math, skeleton puzzles, skeleton games, common core skeletons, common core pirates,There are some Trace and Write the numbers from 0-120 worksheets, as well as quite a few What's Missing worksheets for numbers 0-120, plus all of the skip counted numbers.

There are several puzzles that you can use in a variety of ways, as well as Odd Todd and Even Steven skeleton sorting mats.  When students have completed whatever you deem appropriate, give them a certificate of praise for a job well done.

Click on the link to view/download the Numb Skull Math packet. 

numb skull activities, numb skulls, skeleton activities, math centers for october, skeleton number cards, skull activities, free number cards from 0-120, common core skeletons, common core pirates, pirate activities, pirate games, pirate math activities, halloween games, halloween centers, halloween activities, bone activities, counting backwards, greater and less than activities, addition and subtraction for october, addition and subtraction activities for halloween, addition and subtraction activities for october, skeleton math, skeleton puzzles, skeleton games, common core skeletons, common core pirates,Since I get quite a few requests for telling time activities, I decided to whip together a Numb Skull clock and a few telling time to the hour and half hour games too.

This packet includes analog as well as digital time cards that you can use as flashcards, or to play games with.   Click on the link to view/down load the It's Numb Skull Time packet.

numb skull activities, numb skulls, skeleton activities, math centers for october, skeleton number cards, skull activities, free number cards from 0-120, common core skeletons, common core pirates, pirate activities, pirate games, pirate math activities, halloween games, halloween centers, halloween activities, bone activities, counting backwards, greater and less than activities, addition and subtraction for october, addition and subtraction activities for halloween, addition and subtraction activities for october, skeleton math, skeleton puzzles, skeleton games, common core skeletons, common core pirates,Well that's it for today; thanks for visiting.  I'm off to take a drive in the country with my hubby. 

The fall colors have peaked and a windy afternoon with a bit of rain, threatens their ability to cling onto branches for too much longer. 

Even though it's a bit chilly, a nice cup of apple cider at our farmer's market will warm things up.                                                                                      Wishing you a lovely day.

"One man who has a mind and knows it, can always beat ten men who haven't and don't." -George Bernard Shaw

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