## What does it mean when it says show the number on the ten frame?

Ten frames help develop subitizing skills Subitizing means that you can tell how many objects there are without having to count each individual one. So for example when you roll a dice, you can tell what number you have rolled without having to count each dot on the dice.

## How many dots are in the 10 frame?

9 dots

There are 9 dots on the frame. Count the spaces that don’t have dots. There is 1 space that doesn’t have a dot. You need 1 more dot to make 10.

**How do you count a ten frame?**

To use a ten frame, begin with showing your child a blank ten frame. Add one counter and then count together. Add two counters and then count together. Continue adding counters until you reach ten.

**What is the purpose of a tens frame?**

Ten frames are used for counting. They make counting values simpler. We can use them for composing and decomposing numbers in relation to 5 and 10. They help form the basis for understanding place value in the future (example: numbers like 12 are a ten and two ones).

### What are Deca dots?

Christine Losque devised putting the dots in sets of two. (Her product is called Deca-Dots.) The division of the card into 5 red and 5 green is our innovation. Having the 5 as a bench mark helps differentiate between similar-looking numbers, such as the even numbers 4, 6, and or the odd numbers 5, 7, and 9.

### How many frames are in each Tens?

As you’ll see below, a ten frame is a two-by-five rectangular frame into which counters are placed to demonstrate numbers less than or equal to 10. Counters can be arranged in different ways to represent different numbers, which visually help your children develop strong number sense.

**Why use numbers flashcards ten frame?**

Here is the Numbers Flashcards Ten Frame! Why Use A Ten Frame? A ten frame is a simple yet fantastic tool that allows children to “see” numbers in relation to their face value- ones and tens.

**How many flash cards are in a 10 frame set?**

There are 31 flash cards in this printable set and they come in two sizes – one size prints two cards per letter sized sheet and the other size prints 4. Larger sheets are perfect for teachers to use when explaining ten frames to their students. Smaller cards are perfect for students to handle.

#### What is a ten frame?

A ten frame is a simple yet fantastic tool that allows children to “see” numbers in relation to their face value- ones and tens. Having a strong sense of ten is a basic foundational concept.

#### What are ten frames and Dot cards used for?

Ten frames and dot cards can be used to develop students’ subitizing skills, the ability to “instantly see how many”. This skill plays a fundamental role in the development of students’ understanding of number. Two types of subitizing exist.