Base Ten Blocks Dice Activity

A fun way to explore the use of base ten blocks to build two-digit numbers.


  • Ideal to use in the classroom when learning about place value and two-digit numbers in small groups.

How to use this resource

  • Select and download the full colour or black and white version of this resource.
  • Print, cut and assemble the tens dice and the ones (units) dice.
  • Ask the children to roll the tens dice and the ones (units) dice.
  • Ask the children to record the number that they have generated in the correct place on the place value worksheet.
  • What comes next? – use the blank dice template to draw tens blocks 40-90 and ones (units) blocks 4-9, and explore number up to 99.



Black and White


Comments & Reviews

  • Thank you! These are great and I can’t wait to use them.

    Comment by Thuy on January 28, 2019 at 10:01 am

    • Hi Thuy,

      Thanks for that feedback. We hope you enjoyed the resource!


      Official comment by Paul Willey on January 31, 2019 at 11:56 pm

  • Very useful resource for consolidating place value. 🙂

    Comment by Donna on April 8, 2019 at 11:34 am

    • Hi Donna
      So pleased you’re finding the resource handy.
      Kind regards

      Official comment by Janeen Holzberger on April 8, 2019 at 10:12 pm

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