Big Idea:Blending is not just for ELA teachers! Today students will learn to "blend" (combine) two sets of dots and then compare the number to another using greater than by playing versions of previous learned activities.
Big Idea:You have heard of Connect Four, well this is one better. Students play a variation of bingo called Connect 5. During center time the students continue to focus on combining and comparing numbers.
Big Idea:The Zen of Mathematics happens here. Visualization is the key as students are asked to see the math, be the math, do the math. So join the fun and find your math "happy place" as students solve addition story problems both as a class and individually.