Lesson 15 Draw Groups of Things

    • Let’s figure out how many things to draw.

Warm-up How Many Do You See: Many Ways to Show 5

How many do you see?
How do you see them?

  1. Group of 3 black dots. Group of 2 white dots.
  2. Group of dots.  4 black dots on top. 1 white dot below.
  3. 5 frame, 4 black counters, 1 white counter.

Activity 1 Number Posters with Drawings

You are going to make a poster with your group. Draw as many groups as you can to show the number on your poster.

Activity 2 Introduce Math Libs, Draw 1–10

Take turns playing with your partner. Roll the cube and tell your partner the number. Then they choose where to write the number and draw that many things in their picture.

Activity 3 Centers: Choice Time

Choose a center.

Math Libs

Center Activity, Mad Libs.


Center. Bingo.

Number Race

Center. Number Race.


Math Fingers

Center. Math Fingers.

Practice Problem

Problem 1

Here is the number 8.

Number 8.

Draw a picture showing 8 things.