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Introducing Place Value to 1st and 2nd Graders

Introducing Place Value to 1st and 2nd Graders
It's a common activity used to introduce place value. You give your students a pile of crackers, pretzel sticks and chocolate chips. You tell your students that the crackers are the hundreds, pretzel sticks are the tens and chocolate chips are the ones. You and your students take turns building numbers with a fun snack.  Highly engaging?  Yes.  Highly effective?  Not for all of your students.  If …
5 Simple & Effective Games to Practice the Partners of Ten

5 Simple & Effective Games to Practice the Partners of Ten

The Simple & Effective Guide To Understanding Math Facts

The Simple & Effective Guide To Understanding Math Facts