Unsure how to teach addition besides the traditional algorithm? Do you need something to help explain common core to parents? If so, this packet is for you! This 49 page packet was made specifically for teachers who want to strengthen their math instruction and gain more parental help at home! Six addition strategies are included ranging from one-digit and one-digit to two-digit and two-digit. Strategies included are:
-Making a ten/friendly number
-The split strategy (place value)
-Tens and some ones strategy (place value)
Each strategy includes :
-An informative page about the strategy, how it is taught, and why it is important. Send this home page with parents to help explain and post it on your wall to help students remember!
-A take-home activity that can be sent home with students to practice and also make GREAT center and small group activities.
-A mini-book for each strategy for students to create and explain the strategy in their own way and practice!
- One to two practice pages. These vary from cut and paste, sorts, practice with open number lines and more!
- Pre-requsitie practice and assessments if the strategy requires it.
-Assessments for each strategy
-Tracking page to help keep track of which students have mastered or not mastered each strategy
-Teaching guided suggestions, tips and teaching sequence!
If you LOVE math, then this packet is great for you!!