After seeing this game on Pinterest we were inspired to try it ourselves. In this exercise the children are able to visually see what is happening when we add numbers.

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This really helped the children to grasp the concept of adding. They took turns to count cubes into the funnels.

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Once they had collected all the cubes they counted up the contents.

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The children loved it. Don’t forget to reinforce the sum by discussing what they did and by showing them the sum with the + sign.

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