Descript 
xiv, 159 p. : ill. ; 26 cm. 
Bibliog. 
Includes bibliographical references (p. 155) and index. 
Contents 
Addition and subtraction word problems  Addition and subtraction word problems extended  Breaking numbers apart  Building the 1100 chart  Coins  Comparing polygons  Cubes in a tube  Dots  Estimating  Finding friendly numbers  Fit the facts  Greater than, less than, is equal to  Grow and shrink  Guess my number  Heavier or lighter?  How long? How tall?  In one minute  Measuring area  More or less? Version 1  More or less? Version 2  Number strings  People sorting  Quick surveys  Race to 20  Sampling tiles  Tenframes  Tenframes cleared  Blackline masters. Dot arrangements  Fit the facts family letter  Tenframes  References. 
Summary 
"This book for kindergarten through grade 2 classrooms presents an innovative approach to reinforcing young students' math skills. Designed for use during transition times, these minilessons are easy to implement, require little or no preparation, take only 5 to 15 minutes to teach, and can be used with any math program. The 27 engaging activities help students practice math concepts, skills, and processes by applying them in a variety of problemsolving contexts throughout the school day. Content areas explored include number and operations; algebra; geometry; data analysis and probability; and measurement. Each activity includes an explanation of the mathematics involved, a list of key questions to ask, a brief vignette, and ideas for extending the activity throughout the school year."pub. desc. 
Subject 
Mathematics  Problems, exercises, etc.  Juvenile literature.


Mathematics  Study and teaching (Elementary)  Juvenile literature.


Problem solving  Study and teaching (Elementary)  Juvenile literature.

Add Author 
Holtzman, Caren.

ISBN 
9780941355742 

0941355748 
