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Cupcake Math Game – Addition Activity for Kindergarten

Mathematical concepts and sums can be hard for some learners. This cupcake math uses manipulatives to practicing addition not only more fun, but make sense to pre-k and kindergarten age children. Hands-on learning activities like this cupcake math game are not only fun, but work on fine motor skills AND mathematical concepts! Use these Addition Activity for Kindergarten for an educational math game.

Mathematical concepts and sums can be hard for some learners. This cupcake math uses manipulatives to practicing addition not only more fun, but make sense to pre-k and kindergarten age children. Hands-on learning activities like this cupcake math game are not only fun, but work on fine motor skills AND mathematical concepts! Use these Addition Activity for Kindergarten for an educational math game.

Cupcake math

Cupcakes are always a favorite with kids, so drawing on a natural intersted – we created this fun cupcake math. These cupcake activities has children add pom poms togethr to make muffin sums. This Additoin Activity for Kindergarten is fun for preschoolers and kindergartners alike.

The setup for these cupcake sums are very simple. You will need:

Cupcake Math Activity

This is such a simple to set-up and fun math activity. Cupcake Math Activity is a hands on math activity that is bound to make practicing addition fun.
pom pom math manipulative hand on math actiivty for kindergarten, first grade

Cupcake Activities

Write sums in the cupcake liners. (My 7 year old is learning about combinations of 9 and that is why we only have these sums.) You can write down any sum, keeping in mind the size of the liner and pompoms-30 pompoms won’t fit.

Now, let the learning begins!

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Teaching addition to kindergarten

Use the tweezers to count out the number of pompoms needed as per the sum. Add the next number and then count them all together. You can do this in conjunction with a worksheet, writing down the answers on the worksheet.

fine motor activity for kids

Addition Activity for Kindergarten

Fine motor skills are also at work here, together with the counting of the pompoms. The colors of the pompoms makes this activity inviting and so does the name of the activity: cupcake sums, don’t you think?

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Addition Games for Kids

A very simple setup for a maths center activity or to help with homework after school. Playing while learning and having fun!

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Math Activities for Kindergarten

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Nadia

Nadia is South African mom to two littlies, a former preschool teacher and currently working as a reading therapist at a remedial school. She blogs over at teach-me-mommy.com about easy and playful activities inspiring you to be your child's first teacher.

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