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Common Core Math: Grade 1: Numbers in Base Ten

In first grade, students define the 1s and 10s places of two-digit numbers. Using place value, students compare two-digit numbers and add numbers up to one hundred. In particular, students gain fluency with adding and subtracting multiples of 10 and adding a one-digit number to a two-digit number. Students use concrete models and visual representations to organize their thinking.

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Place Value

Determine the place value of a digit based on its position in a number.

Describe the place values of a number (CCSS.Math.Content.1.NBT.B.2):

Compare the magnitudes of numbers (CCSS.Math.Content.1.NBT.B.3):


Count up to 120.

Read the name of a number (CCSS.Math.Content.1.NBT.A.1):

Count between any two numbers (CCSS.Math.Content.1.NBT.A.1):

Addition & Subtraction

Perform addition and subtraction.

Add whole numbers (CCSS.Math.Content.1.NBT.C.4):

Add or subtract 10 from a number (CCSS.Math.Content.1.NBT.C.5):

Subtract with multiples of 10 (CCSS.Math.Content.1.NBT.C.6):