Apple Math: Hands On Activities for Grades K-2


This is perfect for Back to School or fun, Fall math centers!


Looking for fun, hands on math challenges perfect for Fall and Back to School? This Apple Math collection is perfect for Kindergarten, 1st Grade or 2nd Grade.

This is NOT simply apple-themed worksheets.

Each of the activities and investigations are created to be used with apples, apple seeds or apple slices to provide additional support and visuals to teach kids important math concepts.

By combining apple seeds or slices with ten frames and number bonds, kids will strengthen their understanding of addition & subtraction.

And using apples for measurement and an engaging STEM challenge adds an element of fun that kids will love and remember.

This is perfect for your apple math unit, or when you have a field trip to the apple orchard!

Topics covered in this resource include:

  • Counting & Number Recognition
  • Addition
  • Subtraction
  • Measurement & Non-standard Measurement
  • Estimation
  • Data Collection
  • Graphing
  • Apple STEM Challenge

(Ten Apples Up On Top is a great book to read along with the STEM challenge!)

PLUS, it includes 5 pages of apple-themed word problems, providing additional practice with math in context.

The word problems cover addition and subtraction to 10, to 20, to 100, two-step problems with addition & subtraction as well as some early multiplication. It also includes answer keys for the word problems.

Some activities can be completed independently or in math centers, while others are designed for small groups or as a whole class.

*Want to see a sample of the Apple Math Activities?*

Click HERE to download the sample of Apple Math

**Please Note: This is a digital, pdf file that is made available after checkout. No physical product will be shipped to you. In addition, it is intended for personal use in the home or classroom only. You may not share, distribute or alter this resource in anyway. Thank you for your honesty!**

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