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Post-it Challenge 4/20/18

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Models: open number line & numeric expressions

Strategies: splitting & jumping to, from or by a landmark & taking leaps of ten and adjusting

Big Idea: associativity

*Be sure to scan the problem before solving

Note-taking

Ask your child all about taking notes about their birds!

~How is it different/similar to “regular” writing?

~What are the topics?

~What resources are being used?

Challenge

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Model: open number line

Strategies: Splitting & jumping to, from or by a landmark & taking leaps of ten and adjusting

*Scan the problem before you solve (what is missing? what strategy will you use? what might the answer end in? etc.)

Ask your child… 4/18/18

~what they did in Art

~about their Work Time choice for the week

~what their job is this week

~about extracting information from different resources about their birds

~to explain how you can split an odd number like 38 sandwiches evenly for two people

~what’s going on in The BFG

~to share some facts about their bird

~their rose of the day

Challenge 4/17/18

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Models: open number line & numeric expressions

Strategies: splitting & jumping to, from or by a landmark

*Be sure to scan the problem before solving (what is missing? what will the answer end in and how do you know?)

Math games! 4/16/18

Ask your child which math games they played with their partner(s) and then refer to the “Math Games” folder on our website and play them at home!

Save the Date!

Family Day – 5/3 – 8:45-9:15

Math Workshop with Simona – 5/21 – 3:00-4:00 in room 314

American Museum of Natural History field trip – 5/11

New York Public Library field trip – 5/18

Family Day – 6/12 (Bird Study Celebration!)  – 8:45-9:15

 

*Family Day dates posted more than a month in advance are subject to change