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NCTM 2015 Annual Meeting & Exposition

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

92- 3 Reasons Kids Don’t Know Facts and How to Help

Thursday, April 16, 2015: 9:45 AM-11:00 AM
253 A (BCEC)


Lead Speaker:
Christina Tondevold
Lynn Rule

Handouts Fluency through Flexibility.pdf


Children have an overreliance on counting, they lack number sense, and the manipulatives we use in the early grades actually hinder students’ abilities to progress to more advanced addition strategies. This session will discuss why these three ideas keep kids from being fluent with their addition facts and what we can do in the classroom to help.


Presentation Format: PreK-2 Gallery Workshop