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Thinking in Maths!

Mom     : Babe, Why are you doing addition whenever the question was to subtract the numbers?

Child      : Mom, I don’t like subtractions. I always want things to be added only; never should it be cut down. 12 more words


DayBreaks for 12/6/16 - Addition, Subractaion and the 10 Commandments

DayBreaks for 12/06/16: Addition, Subtraction and the 10 Commandments

Our math lessons start with addition and subtraction. If we don’t get that down right, we’ll be in a mess our entire lives. 582 more words

Old Testament

Regrouping Flow

Upon returning from our fall break, we began chapter 5 in Go Math! This chapter focuses on subtraction with regrouping. I was excited to introduce this educational song, with helpful rhymes in it, to our class yesterday!


Do you really understand addition and subtraction?

This was the question Mark McCourt was getting us to ponder in the first session of Maths Teacher Network.  He started off by running through the classic 1089 “trick” which I have written about before… 206 more words


'fessing up - Number Talks gone awry

One of my professional goals this fall as a Math Liaison in my district is to spread the message of Number Talks far and wide in intermediate classrooms in my district.   1,092 more words


Flower Math Game

My daughter loves math and is learning in school about all the different combinations to create the same number.  We decided to make a fun math game using this concept and of course some flowers!   355 more words

Arts And Crafts

Subtraction and Simplicity

We have been living our continual Freejourner ways in a different context up here in the mountains of Breckenridge. We wake up in the middle of the woods in a home that pierces with big views and sun rays. 449 more words