Ones Street uses the idea that numbers are like houses on a street. The ones place is a house. The tens place is a street. The hundreds place is a block. The thousands place is a neighborhood.
This tool helps K-2 students understand place value, how big a number is, how to count on, addition, and subtraction. Common Core Standards for K-2 math are listed that the tool can assist in teaching as well as some simple ideas of ways to use the tool.
This tool can help you differentiate instruction for the more concrete learners in your classroom or it can help you bring math into your transportation theme or social studies unit.
I am currently a Kindergarten teacher in a Christian school. I have taught K for two years, remedial K for one year in South Africa, a 6th/ 7th grade class for one year in South Africa, and toddlers for four years.