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Orangutans Count, Order, and Add

Orangutans Count, Order, and Add


Orangutans sometimes make loud howls and bellows that can be heard from miles away! They also use their fingers (and toes!) to count, order, and add.


  • Students locate positive and negative whole numbers on a number line by scaling the number line by powers of ten
  • Students round numbers to the tens place and compare whole numbers up to 1000
  • Students identify a missing part (addend) when given one part (addend) and a whole (sum) from 3 to 1000
  • Students add and subtract positive whole numbers on a number line using their own strategies


  • Recommended for: Ages 6+ / Grades 2-3
  • Instructor: Carolina Velez
  • Day and Time: Mondays, 12:45 PM - 1:45 PM ET
  • Class Duration: 4 classes
  • Dates: September 11, 2023 - October 2, 2023
  • Required Materials: DreamBox*


*Here at The Thinking Kid, we utilize the DreamBox Math App to enable our students to practice math skills outside of the classroom. DreamBox engages students through math games to test their proficiency in math concepts discussed in class. DreamBox access is essential to student success in our math program. This is a one-time $45 purchase for the entire school year. If you have previously purchased DreamBox, please contact us at

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