This activity is designed to be used with small groups of children at a time.
It can be used to help young children with basic number identification.
Before the Activity
Students should have access to the TI-10.
During the Activity
While working in a small group, pass out TI-10 calculators to each student. Pick a card from the shuffled deck of number flash cards. Say the number to the students without showing them the card.Students press the corresponding number on their calculators.Show the flashcard to the students as they check their work. Redirect any students that may need additional assistance.Clear calculators and repeat the process until you complete all the number cards.
After the Activity
Once students are familiar with the process they can work in pairs and test each other.