Unit 1 Quick Math Mini-Lessons You Can Count on Pigs and Hens Freebie
This freebie includes samples of the word problems selected from Unit 1 and guidance for the conversations prior and following children’s work. See the three formats available for each problem.
If you purchase Unit 1 You Can Count on Pigs and Hens, you'll get 20 mini-lessons with word problems that are great to start off your year in kindergarten and with ESL students in primary grades. All lessons and word problems are grounded in Common Core’s Counting and Cardinality. Five lessons involve Common Core’s Operations and Algebraic Thinking. Begin your year with Cognitive Guided Instruction by talking about math (with more to come in future units). Children begin to explain and justify their answers/reasoning. Children listen to their classmates and ask questions. There are even a couple of problems with multiple solutions for your “out of the box” thinkers!
• Count animals/objects in sets
• Draw and label sets with numbers
• Show one-to-one correspondence
• Compare sets
• Demonstrate understanding one more and one less
• Introduce math vocabulary
• Simple addition and subtraction
• Problem Solving
• Higher level thinking
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Annie Jewell 2014