# How do I teach number bonds to 10 games?

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## How do you make learning number bonds fun?

20 Terrific Activities and Ideas for Teaching Number Bonds

1. Introduce the concept by sorting parts and wholes. …
2. Post an anchor chart. …
3. Build a number bonds machine. …
4. Make number bonds in divided plates. …
5. Roll the dice. …
6. Create bonds with mini-erasers or toys. …
7. Sing the Farmer Pete song.
8. Pull out the dominoes.

## How do I teach my child number bonds to 10?

Try our flowers and pots number bonds activity. Try putting all flowers on one side and all pots on the other. Play a classic memory game where students take turns to turn over one of each card and match the number bonds to ten. When they make a pair, they get to keep it.

## How do you explain number bonds to a child?

Number bonds are pairs of numbers that can be added together to make another number e.g. 4 + 6 = 10. They are some of the most basic and most important parts of maths for children to learn.

## What are pairs to ten?

The pairs of numbers that add to make 10 are:

• and 9.
• and 8.
• and 7.
• and 6.
• and 5.

## How do you teach number bonds to first graders?

A number bond is a simple addition of two numbers that add up to give the sum. Using number bonds, one can instantly tell the answer without the need for the actual calculation. In the example given we can see that when we see a number bond, we instantly know the answer, without having to calculate.

## How do I teach a friend of 10?

Ask your students to name some of the pairs in the song. Ask your students what sum all of the pairs added up to. Tell your students they will be playing a game to find the pairs that make ten. Tell your students that the pairs are the “friends of ten.”