Big Idea:Students explore how they could arrange their cubes to solve story problems with numbers on the decade. This exploration pushes them to understand how arranging into tens helps them solve story problems with big numbers!
Big Idea:Head to the library and figure out how many books are stacked up! Students look back at their strategies from yesterday's lesson and revisit the best ways to solve these problems using what they know about place value!
Big Idea:Students solve story problems and celebrate Valentine's Day in this read aloud inspired lesson. Connect literacy into your math block, and build investment with a fun Valentine craft at the end!