A Fictional History of Place Value


  • Aug 9 2010 5:28 PM

    Robert Preston

    This resource was matched by a member of the Brokers of Expertise standards matching team. While an interesting story, I question the work needed to get to the math.

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This resource from SMILE, reviewed for grades Pre-K-2 by Illuminations, features an idea to teach children about the development of the base-ten number system. Students learn to perform addition and subtraction of two and three digit numbers with the application of regrouping and the use of zero as a place holder. Read the full review on the Illuminations site, where you can access this resource directly.

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    Grade: PS/Pre-K to 2

    Topics: Mathematics, Addition & Subtraction


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