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Sequencing
Sequencing comes into play in multiple areas of math, so it’s important to make sure which aspect of sequencing you are thinking about or learning about. Counting to 100 and back to 1 by ones Naming Days of the Week, Months, Continents, etc. Skip Counting and Coin Sequences Addition and Multiplication Facts MultiStep Procedures (like […]

Number Sense
The biggest challenge to understand why number sense matters, and isn’t just something that kids have or don’t, is that if your focus on math instruction is to simply get to the correct answer, then it makes no sense to teach with a focus on number sense. It takes time, there’s a lot of exploring, […]

Math and Movement
There is an unfortunate tendency to think of math as something that happens in the brain, but it is deeply embedded in the body. I’m not recommending movement just because it gets the blood pumping or is fun for kids who struggle in math, but because the body has ways of knowing that are not […]