Lesson 9 More, Fewer, or the Same

    • Let’s figure out if there are more, fewer, or the same number of images.

Warm-up Questions About Us: Apples or Bananas?

Which fruit do you like better: apples or bananas?

Activity 1 Compare 5-frame Cards

What do you notice? What do you wonder?

Activity 2 More and Fewer with 5-frames and Fingers

Take turns flipping over a card. Figure out how many dots there are and show more on your fingers. Then your partner shows fewer on their fingers. Last, you and your partner both show the same number with your fingers.

Activity 3 Introduce Bingo, Images

Choose a center.


Center. Bingo.

Math Stories

Center. Math Stories.

Connecting Cubes

Center Activity. Connecting cubes.

Number Race

Center. Number Race.

Practice Problem

Problem 1

  1. Circle the 5-frame that has more dots.

    1. 5 frame, 4 counters.
    2. 5 frame, filled. Below, 1 counter.
  2. Circle the group that shows fewer things.

    1. Fingers showing numbers. 5 and 1.
    2. 5 frame full. 3 counters below.