Math Racks!


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MathRack® - is a tool to support and stretch our primary student’s mathematical strategies and in turn their understanding of number sense, addition, subtraction and problem solving.

The MathRack® enhances understanding AND reinforces higher level counting strategies…. MathRack® supports invented strategies of children using moveable objects.



Here are some resources that make the connection between a five or ten frame and math rack to help student transition between the two and build their number sense


Here is a visual representation of the math racks (you need to have math fonts installed)


Here are resources that you can use with the math racks to help student use the "make ten" strategy