- Topic: Subtraction: Book: Subtracting With Sebastian Pig and Friends on a Camping Trip by J. Anderson.
- Topic: Addition: I put a bunch of slips of paper with numbers 1-9 inside of plastic Easter eggs. 503 more words
Every year, across all grade levels, I hear (and observe) subtraction being a difficult concept for students. Not just a difficult calculation, but concept. I am not talking about reading a context and knowing if subtraction could be a way to solve it, but instead, what is happening when you subtract and how does a change in the subtrahend and minuend impact the difference? 1,063 more words
Sorry, I’m a few days (ok, weeks!) late with these warm-ups. Spring Break happened and I had forgotten to snap pictures of them before I left for my vacation. 388 more words
For far too long, the assumption has been that learners with disabilities cannot benefit from constructivist mathematics instruction. This assumption, in my opinion, is based on the highly erroneous idea that kids with disabilities cannot think for themselves, but must be spoon-fed methods. 588 more words