National Council of Teachers of Mathematics 2012 Regional Conference and Exposition: Hartford, Connecticut

Please note: The NCTM conference program is subject to change.

36- Teaching Addition and Subtraction for Meaning

Thursday, October 25, 2012: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Ballroom C (Marriott)
Lead Speaker:
Stacey L. Daly
Ruth W. Rose

  • 36, Daly, Teaching Addition and Subtraction for Meaning Handouts.pdf (6.1 MB)

  • Many children struggle with addition and subtraction because it is taught through rote algorithms without meaning. This workshop will cover a progression of steps to teach addition and subtraction meaningfully. Strategies will include using ten frames, hundreds charts, open number lines, base-ten blocks, partial sums, and differences.

    Presentation Format: PreK-2 Gallery Workshop
    Grade Band Audience: 3 to 5, PreK to 2

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