# Ten-tastic Pairs

## Worksheet Description

This worksheet presents a straightforward and engaging way for children to learn the concept of making ten. It consists of a series of equations with the first number given and the second number missing, all equaling ten. Students are prompted to determine what number should be added to the first to result in ten. The clear format and uncluttered design make it easy for young learners to focus on the task at hand without unnecessary distractions.

“Ten-tastic Pairs” aims to teach students the foundational concept of addition by identifying the missing addend in a sum that totals ten. By systematically working through the worksheet, students enhance their mental arithmetic skills and begin to recognize the number pairs that combine to make ten. This skill is crucial as it lays the groundwork for more advanced arithmetic operations and helps to build number sense. Moreover, this exercise supports the development of memory skills as students often begin to memorize these common pairs, which is beneficial for future math problems.