Beaded number rods for subtraction! Great visual for students with special needs. Adding concrete materials when performing simple operations, helps build number sense to ensure students are relating quantities to symbols (numbers).
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For when they get older and start learning fractions. Learn fractions in a creative way by making these fraction flowers out of paper plates- includes a set of printable fraction circles. This makes learning math fun!
This is a great resource for learning how to more effectively deal with parents of students. Strategies and tips for encouraging parents to be more active in their students' learning is crucial to developing an engaging community of learners.
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