Yearly Archives: 2018

The Place Value Manipulatives you NEED to Use

Place Value Blocks, Ten Frames, Five Frames and Money are all Great Place Value Tools

There are so many types of place value manipulatives and tools.  Which ones are the best?  The answer to that question depends on the size of numbers you are teaching and the level of conceptual understanding of the students you are using them with.   Selecting the right tool and understanding the purpose of each […]

Teaching Unit Fractions

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