This worksheet is a visual math activity designed for young students to practice basic addition. It features ten different problems, each represented by rows of various symbols such as apples, hearts, suns, faces, sailboats, etc. Students are to count the number of symbols in each section and write the sum in the provided boxes. The layout is straightforward and engaging, utilizing common objects and shapes to make the learning process enjoyable.
The worksheet’s purpose is to teach students to associate numbers with quantities through counting and addition. It reinforces the concept that addition involves combining two or more groups of items to find a total amount. By providing a variety of symbols, it also helps students understand that the concept of addition applies to diverse sets of items. Furthermore, this approach develops students’ ability to recognize and count different shapes and icons, a foundational skill for number sense and arithmetic.