Activity

Grade
K

Which One Doesn't Belong? Going Buggy

Look at this set of four pictures. Decide which one doesn’t belong with the other three. Use math words to describe your thinking. There are many ways to think about each one!

A. shows a 10-frame with 4 yellow butterflies in the top row. The bottom row has 2 black and 2 yellow butterflies. B. shows a 10-frame filled with yellow butterflies. C. shows 3 yellow butterflies and 7 black butterflies. D. shows a 10-frame with 5 black butterflies in the top row. The bottom row has 5 yellow butterflies.

Challenge

See if you can find reasons why each of the pictures might not belong with the other three.

Share

Explain your thinking to someone else. Do they have different reasons why one doesn't belong?