Do you have a daily mystery number routine in place? 10 minutes a day @5 days a week is all it takes to build number fluency and and flexibility!
The purpose of this mystery number math routine is to get students thinking about numbers and their relationship to other numbers. Students need practice with mental flexibility each day, so use this activity daily for about 10 minutes.
When you begin your discussion, allow students to view the card for a few moments silently. Next, allow them time to collaborate with a partner. Finally, come together as a class discuss what strategies we can use to find the missing numbers.
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