# What Comes Next? - Lesson for Preschool, Chapter - Number Stories - 1 More

In the engaging lesson titled "What Comes Next? " tailored for preschool students, learners will embark on an enriching journey through the fundamental concept of "1 More" within the realm of counting up to 5. This lesson is meticulously designed to strengthen children's understanding of number sequences and the crucial skill of identifying what number comes next in a given series.

Through interactive activities such as Drawing the Bear's Route by Number Worksheet, students will visually connect numbers to sequencing, enhancing their ability to predict and determine subsequent numbers in a fun and imaginative way. The Firefighter Counting Worksheet further immerses students in real-world scenarios where counting plays a vital role, thereby solidifying their numerical foundation through relatable contexts. Additionally, the Identify 1 More and What Comes Next activity sharpens their analytical skills, encouraging them to recognize patterns and make logical connections between numbers.

Understanding the concept of "1 More" and what comes next is not only vital for mastering basic counting skills but also lays the groundwork for more advanced mathematical operations. It fosters cognitive development, problem-solving skills, and prepares young learners for future mathematical challenges.

Estimated classroom time: 10 min
Chapter: Number Stories - 1 More
Unit: Counting to 5
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1st
3:00 min
Drawing the Bear's Route by Number Worksheet
worksheet
2nd
3:00 min
Firefighter Counting Worksheet
worksheet
3rd
4:00 min
Identify 1 More and What Comes Next
Quiz
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• ### Activity 1 / Drawing the Bear's Route by Number Worksheet

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• ### Activity 2 / Firefighter Counting Worksheet

Firefighters are important in every community. They are the ones who we call when there has been a fire accident, and they show up promptly. Firefighters are professionals, and it is their job to protect the citizens and ensure every fire is put out. Firefighters have their special gear which they wear to protect themselves and make their jobs easier. Ask your kids to help the firefighters here sort through their gear. Count the equipment in each set, and check the group that shows what is next.

• ### Activity 3 / Identify 1 More and What Comes Next - Quiz

This quiz assesses students’ ability to solve what comes next in a number sentence and find the sum when adding 1 more.