Hands-On Learning with Polar Bear Ten Fame Cards: Numbers 1 to 10

Ten Frame Number cards are a favorite for working on counting. These are a great beginner tool to work on counting to ten and adding up to ten.

These free polar bear ten frame cards are a fun arctic animal printable to work on numbers in the winter.

The ten frame cards are a great hands-on way to work on counting.

Free Polar Bear Themed Ten Frame Cards with numbers from 1 to 10 with two types of cards - 3Dinosaurs.com

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These are a great addition to the polar animal printables on the site.

What is a ten frame number?

A ten frame is a two-by-five rectangular that has ten spaces. It is a math tool to help kids learn to count up to ten and count less than ten.

These are a great way to work on number sense.

This set has ten frame cards from 1 to 10. These are two options for the cards. You have a set of cards filled out and one set that is blank. Both allow for different levels of number work.

Free Polar Bear Themed Ten Frame Cards with numbers from 1 to 10 with two types of cards - 3Dinosaurs.com

Things to use with the Polar Bear Ten Frame Cards

I always get asked for the items I use in the post. And here is a quick list of items mentioned in the post for you use. These are all links to other items or Amazon.

Ways to use the Ten Frame Nubmer cards

You can start kids off with counting numbers with the ten frames. You can use clear glass gems or clear counters and have them start counting at one and count until all the fish are covered. This is a great way to work on one to one correspondence.

Free Polar Bear Themed Ten Frame Cards with numbers from 1 to 10 with two types of cards - shows ways to use one to one matching for numbers - 3Dinosaurs.com

You can also use unfix cubes and the blank the frame to do the same activity. You can start at one and count until you match the number on the card.

Free Polar Bear Themed Ten Frame Cards with numbers from 1 to 10 with two types of cards - shows ways to use one to one matching for numbers - 3Dinosaurs.com

You can use many small items for this activity. You can use mini erasers. We find loads of them at Target. We had some fun polar bear ones. You can see how well they fit on the cards.

Free Polar Bear Themed Ten Frame Cards with numbers from 1 to 10 with two types of cards - shows ways to use one to one matching for numbers - 3Dinosaurs.com

You can also use some fish counters for this as well! Any hands-on item can work!

Free Polar Bear Themed Ten Frame Cards with numbers from 1 to 10 with two types of cards - shows ways to use one to one matching for numbers - 3Dinosaurs.com

If you don’t plan on reusing the ten frame cards you can print them on copy paper and then use dot marker on them as well!

Free Polar Bear Themed Ten Frame Cards with numbers from 1 to 10 with two types of cards - shows ways to use one to one matching for numbers - 3Dinosaurs.com

If you are looking for more polar bear number activities then check out the Polar Bear Number Find! You can do the ten frame cards and then use the matching number find to trace and find the number.

Polar Bear Number Find - with number digit and number word options - 3Dinosaurs.com

Ways to work on Addition with Ten Frame Cards

I know that after you are done with counting you can still use the cards to work on addition! I wanted to show a few ways you can do that.

You can use two colors of clear counters. Then you cover the images on the cards with the two colors. You can see that I have the number ten card. It is covered in two colors of glass gems. I pick colors that they can see through the first time. You could also use clear counters.

Free Polar Bear Themed Ten Frame Cards with numbers from 1 to 10 with two types of cards - with ways to work on addition - 3Dinosaurs.com

Another way to use the cards is to use addition flashcards. I give them the flashcards that match the number. Then they can build the addition problem on the ten frame card.

Free Polar Bear Themed Ten Frame Cards with numbers from 1 to 10 with two types of cards - with ways to work on addition - 3Dinosaurs.com


What you will find in the Polar Bear Number Find

Number digits and number words for kids to work on. You can trace the number or word and then dot them on the iceberg!

Polar Bear Themed Number Find - easy to use no-prep printable numbers 0 to 20. It has number word and number digit for kids to work on. - 3Dinosaurs.com

What you will find in the Polar Bear Themed Number Find printables:

  • Number 0 to 20 in digit and word options
  • Tracing section for each number
  • Several numbers to dot on the iceberg
  • $3.50 for all 43 pages of printables

If you want to check out a free sample of this you can go here to check out a sample of the pages.

What you will find in the Free Polar Bear Ten Frame Cards

  • Nubmers 1 to 10
  • Blank set of ten frame cards
  • Set of ten frame cards filled out
  • 3 set of colored fish to use with the ten frame cards
  • 8 pages of printables

Free Polar Bear Themed Ten Frame Cards with numbers from 1 to 10 with two types of cards - 3Dinosaurs.com

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Polar Bear ABC Matching Puzzles for PreK & Kindergarten

Learning letters of the alphabet is a skill that kids work on through Prek and kindergarten. They work on matching letters, sounds, and words.

Today’s free Polar bear ABC matching puzzles works on all those skills. You have letters, words, and picture matching for each letter of the alphabet in a four piece puzzle for each letter.

A simple hands-on way to work on letters with a fun arctic animal theme.

Free Polar Bear ABC Matching Puzzle - fun ways to work on matching letters with polar bears with letters, words, and pictures An easy hands-on alphabet learning activities for kids in kindergarten and preschool - 3Dinosaurs.com

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I always get requests for working on beginning sounds and matching letters. So I wanted to put the two activities together. As a fun way to work on those letter activities.

These puzzles work on matching uppercase letters, lowercase letters, word, and picture. Each alphabet puzzle has four pieces. I recommend printing on cardstock and laminating the puzzles pieces.

Free Polar Bear ABC Matching Puzzle - fun ways to work on matching letters with polar bears with letters, words, and pictures An easy hands-on alphabet learning activities for kids in kindergarten and preschool - 3Dinosaurs.com

You also have two building mats that can be used with this polar bear ABC matching puzzles. They come in two options for you to use.

Free Polar Bear ABC Matching Puzzle - fun ways to work on matching letters with polar bears with letters, words, and pictures An easy hands-on alphabet learning activities for kids in kindergarten and preschool - 3Dinosaurs.com

Things to use with the Polar Bear Alphabet Matching Puzzles

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Ways to use the Polar Bear ABC Matching Puzzles

The way these alphabet puzzles are made is so that you can match any combination that you want. All puzzle pieces fit together.

You could start with matching all four pieces of the puzzles. You can mix them up any way you want.

Free Polar Bear ABC Matching Puzzle - fun ways to work on matching letters with polar bears with letters, words, and pictures An easy hands-on alphabet learning activities for kids in kindergarten and preschool - 3Dinosaurs.com

But you are not limited to just that. You can match them several other ways as well!

You can match two pieces of the puzzles. You could match the letters only, a letter and the picture, or the picture and words are just a few that you could do. You can match the alphabet bet puzzles any way you want!

Free Polar Bear ABC Matching Puzzle - fun ways to work on matching letters with polar bears with letters, words, and pictures An easy hands-on alphabet learning activities for kids in kindergarten and preschool - 3Dinosaurs.com

You can also match three of the puzzle pieces. Which three can be up to you. I really wanted a flexible puzzle that could grow with kids as they learn their letters and alphabet sounds.

You can see how I matched the letters and the picture here.

Free Polar Bear ABC Matching Puzzle - fun ways to work on matching letters with polar bears with letters, words, and pictures An easy hands-on alphabet learning activities for kids in kindergarten and preschool - 3Dinosaurs.com

You can see the letters and the word matching here. It really is simple and fun to mix up how you use the cards

Free Polar Bear ABC Matching Puzzle - fun ways to work on matching letters with polar bears with letters, words, and pictures An easy hands-on alphabet learning activities for kids in kindergarten and preschool - 3Dinosaurs.com

Now there is a puzzle building mat that you can use. It was made so that the puzzles can be used to work on writing as well. It gives another step in learning their letters.

The first mat has a place to build the puzzles and then areas for writing the uppercase and lowercase letters. You can see that we put the page in a sheet protector and wrote the letters with a dry erase marker on it. This allows us to reuse the sheet.

Free Polar Bear ABC Matching Puzzle - fun ways to work on matching letters with polar bears with letters, words, and pictures An easy hands-on alphabet learning activities for kids in kindergarten and preschool - 3Dinosaurs.com

The second puzzle mat has a space for writing the word and the letters. This allows for kids to grow with the puzzles and the mat.

Free Polar Bear ABC Matching Puzzle - fun ways to work on matching letters with polar bears with letters, words, and pictures An easy hands-on alphabet learning activities for kids in kindergarten and preschool - 3Dinosaurs.com

If you want some more polar bear alphabet activities you can check out the Polar Bear ABC Find. It is a simple way to work on tracing letters and finding letters. You can do the puzzle and then the matching ABC finds.

Polar Bear themed ABC letter Find - with all 26 letters with uppercase and lowercase options for tracing the letter and finding the letter- 3Dinosaurs.com


Polar Bear ABC Letter Find

Uppercase and lowercase themed alphabet finds for kids to work on their letters. You can trace the letter then dot or color the icebergs with the polar bears on them.

Easy No-Prep Polar Bear ABC Letter Find - easy no-prep printables with a fun arctic theme 52 pages with uppercase and lowercase $ - 3Dinosaurs.com

What you will find in the Polar Bear ABC Letter Find:

  • All 26 letters of the alphabet in Uppercase and lowercase options
  • Tracing section for each letter
  • Several letters to find and dot on the iceberg
  • 52 pages of printables
  • Price: $3.50

If you want to check out a free sample of this you can go here to check out a sample of the page.

What you will find in the Free Polar Bear ABC Matching Puzzles

  • 4 piece puzzles for each letter of the alphabet
  • The puzzles have uppercase letter, lowercase letter, picture with same beginning sound, word for the picture
  • Building mat with word writing, uppercase letter practice, and lowercase letter practice
  • Building mat with uppercase letter practice, and lowercase letter practice
  • 12 pages

Free Polar Bear ABC Matching Puzzles - with four pieces puzzles to work on matching letters, beginning sound picture, and word with two building mats for the puzzles - 3Dinosaurs.com

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Free Polar Bear ABC Matching Puzzle - fun ways to work on matching letters with polar bears with letters, words, and pictures An easy hands-on alphabet learning activities for kids in kindergarten and preschool - 3Dinosaurs.com
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Arctic Animals Themed Gross Motor Dice

I love that something as simple as gross motor can get kids up and move. We love doing gross motor and books and this time we are taking some fun arctic animals and adding gross motor movements.

The Free Arctic Animals Gross motor Dice are a fun way to get kids moving for brain brakes or just a fun time.

You will enjoy having fun acting out the movements while learning about the arctic animals.

Free Arctic Animals Themed Gross Motor Dice to get kids moving and have fun with easy gross motor animals movements for the arctic animals. This is a fun change up and great for doing polar bear walks, swimming like a beluga whale, and more - 3Dinosaurs.com

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I love that each set of animals is fun to learn about. The arctic animals are similar and different but that makes them fun.

The dice has the following arctic animal movements: polar bear, arctic snowy owl, arctic wolf, walrus, beluga whale, and snowshoe hare.

Free Arctic Animals Themed Gross Motor Dice to get kids moving and have fun with easy gross motor animals movements for the arctic animals. This is a fun change up and great for doing polar bear walks, swimming like a beluga whale, and more - 3Dinosaurs.com

Things to use with the Arctic Animals Gross Motor Dice

I often get asked about what dice we use or other items. And this is a list of all the items we have used with the arctic animals gross motor dice.


How to use the Arctic Animals Gross Motor Dice Inserts

I love the cube dice. They are so easy to use. PLUS they make the gross motor dice loads of fun and easy to change up!

You start by cutting the arctic animal movements and speed dice.

Once the dice cube dice are cut out it is simple and easy to switch them out. You just slide them right in the dice. Simple and easy. plus you can remove them just as easily to store and use later.

Free Arctic Animals Themed Gross Motor Dice to get kids moving and have fun with easy gross motor animals movements for the arctic animals. This is a fun change-up and great for doing polar bear walks, swimming like a beluga whale, and more - 3Dinosaurs.com

Another reason I love the gross motor cube dice is that they last so much longer than the paper folder ones. My girls LOVE to throw the dice up in the air!

Free Arctic Animals Themed Gross Motor Dice to get kids moving and have fun with easy gross motor animals movements for the arctic animals. This is a fun change-up and great for doing polar bear walks, swimming like a beluga whale, and more - 3Dinosaurs.com

How to use the Arctic Animals Gross Motor Dice

No matter if we have done the movements before we always start off by reviewing the movements. This helps everyone make sure of spacing and what they are doing. That way there are no surprises.

The Arctic Animals Movements

Polar Bear You do a bear walk. You keep your arms and legs straight with your bottom in the air.

Arctic Snowy Owl You flap your arms up and down.

Arctic Wolf You run in place or run around.

Walrus You lay on your stomach and pull yourself across the room using your arms.

Beluga Whale You swim through the water.

Snowshoe Hare You jump like a rabbit.

Free Arctic Animals Themed Gross Motor Dice to get kids moving and have fun with easy gross motor animals movements for the arctic animals. This is a fun change up and great for doing polar bear walks, swimming like a beluga whale, and more - 3Dinosaurs.com

Now after they have the movements down add in the speed dice and if you want a number dice! It is a fun way to change up the movements with speed and how many you do!

Free Arctic Animals Themed Gross Motor Dice to get kids moving and have fun with easy gross motor animals movements for the arctic animals. This is a fun change-up and great for doing polar bear walks, swimming like a beluga whale, and more - 3Dinosaurs.com


What you will find in the Free Arctic Animals Gross Motor Dice

  • Dice for arctic animals themed movements
  • Dice for different speeds: slow, fast, normal
  • Two types: cube dice or make your own die
Free Arctic Animals Gross Motor Dice - 2 sets of dice for kids to get moving and with arctic animals - 3Dinosaurs.com

What you will find in the Arctic Animals Gross Motor Set

This is a full set with gross motor dice, gross motor chart, rolling games, and gross motor task cards. Loads of fun ways to explore the Arctic Animals themed movements that can work for many different settings.

Arctic Animals Gross Motor Dice - with dice, rolling dice sheets, and gross motor cards so you can do fun New Year themed movements. These are perfect for brain breaks, screen breaks, and mini gross motor centers - 3Dinosaurs.com

What is in the Arctic Animals Gross Motor Set

  • Gross motor movement dice with folding and two cube dice options
  • Speed dice with folding and two cube dice options
  • Number dice with 1 to 12 options with folding and two cube dice options
  • Arctic Animals Gross Motor Movement Chart
  • Arctic Animals Gross Motor Spinning Mat
  • Arctic Animals Gross Motor Movement Task Cards with 8 cards total
  • Rolling Arctic Animals Gross Motor – Single Movement
  • Rolling Arctic Animals Gross Motor – Two movements to match each die roll
  • 22 pages
  • Price: $3.00

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