Grok patterns of smiley faces. Crank answers out of a qfunction machine.q Solve Sudoku puzzles and qmath jokesq (riddles students answer by solving problems). Balance a scale so the dominoes on one side match the dominoes on the other side. Correlated to NCTM and Common Core standards, hands-on activities and concrete manipulatives help students learn how to generalize math problems by using variables, seeing patterns and functions in concrete ways, and grasping the concept of equivalence (accomplished by the metaphor of balancing scales). The teacher book offers teaching procedures and reproducible worksheets; the student book conveniently binds one student's worksheets together. Grades K-5. Illustrated. Good Year Books. 139 pages. 2011 revised edition.Perhaps the problem lies in when it is introduced into the mathematics curriculum and how it is taught. ... The standards were developed in collaboration with teachers, school administrators, and experts, to provide a framework to prepare children for college and the workforce. ... events (Find the Year Puzzles), solve math jokes (Math Jokes 1, 2, 3, and 4), use visual models (Domino Equations), and use aanbsp;...
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