Big Idea:Students will learn how to work in cooperative teams as they play a simple math game. They will be introduced to appropriate expectations and then have a chance to model them. The students will have an opportunity to explore three new math tools, too.
Big Idea:Get out your toolboxes and heavy machinery because today your are going to be Building Towers! Using vocabulary words like least,greatest, and "in order," the students will build cube towers of designated heights and then be asked to put them in order
Big Idea:WOW! They are so tiny, but we need them to begin thinking abstractly. We need our little ones to understand a number line presents numerals in an increasing pattern and identify missing digits.
The Number 10 and the Addition and Subtraction Concept
Big Idea:Early in the year we sang Apples and Bananas and solved for combinations of 7 and 8. Now we are upping the ante and moving in numbers beyond 10. This lesson challenges the students to find all of the possible combinations for the number 12.