Do you want to increase student-to-student mathematical discourse and students' abilities to be flexible mathematical thinkers? Number talks is the perfect way to achieve that goal. With this unit you will receive a month's worth of highly engaging number talks specifically geared for the fifth month of first grade. During this unit students will continue to develop their mathematical flexibility as they engage in a variety of problem solving activities.
(This Number Talk Product was previously titled January Number Talks for First Grade.)
If you purchase this and LOVE it, or you already know you want a yearlong version, we recommend purchasing the yearlong number talks product. You will save money AND a digital number talks version is included with the yearlong program. Here is the link: Number Talks / Math Talks ~ A Yearlong Program for First Grade ~ Common Core Aligned
•Twenty clear and precise number talk lessons for September
•Dot Image Cards ready to print and go
•Domino Image Cards ready to print and go
With this unit the following mathematical practices are addressed:
•MP.1 Make sense of problems and persevere in solving them
•MP.2 Reason abstractly and quantitatively
•MP.3 Construct viable arguments and critique the reasoning of others
•MP.6 Attend to precision
•MP.7 Look for and make use of structure
•MP.8 Look for and express regularity in repeated reasoning
Also addressed are these Common Core standards: 1.OA.C.5, 1.OA.C.6, 1.NBT.C.4
You will no longer need to think of a number talk for your students each day as we have done all the thinking for you. Just gather your students, take a look at your lesson, and enjoy the mathematical student discourse your students will be engaged in.
Thank you for considering this product!