Roller Derby and Other Engaging Number Sense Activities for Primary Grades
Power Point for Presentation PDF Power Point Feedback from today Agenda: Introductions and Getting Started Interest Circle What is “number sense”? Negative numbers or integers on the number line

Roll dice using number path, compile together number path vs number line

Sum of die, compile together

Rocket Math with die Andy Boone

Give the Dog A Bone, find 10 hidden numbers on a 100's board in 60 seconds.

Roller Derby

Human number line and bar graph

Write the number of people in your family on response sheet.

Make human bar graph (identify mode)

Arrange in order from high to low, find high, low, and fold to find median.

Take a penny for each person in your family, equally distribute to find mean.

Teaching Math to Young Children

This practice guide (165 pages) from the What Works Clearing House provides five recommendations for teaching math to children in preschool, prekindergarten and kindergarten. Each recommendation includes implementation steps and solutions for common roadblocks. Release November 2013 5 practices for young children http://ies.ed.gov/ncee/wwc/practiceguide.aspx?sid=18

Wanted: Your Number Sense, Teaching Children Mathematic, December 2009 p 260-263

Students create wanted posters for a number of their choosing using precise mathematical vocabulary and whole-number information to describe in detail the number they select.

The Equal Sign

Equal Shmequel (Kroll 2005) is about a mouse and her woodland animal friends who decide to play a friendly game of tug-of-war.

Roller Derby and Other Engaging Number Sense Activities for Primary GradesPower Point for Presentation PDF Power Point

Feedback from today

Agenda:Introductions and Getting StartedInterest CircleWhat is “number sense”?Negative numbers or integers on the number lineEstimation jarNumber Sense and Probability activitiesHuman number line and bar graphTeaching Math to Young ChildrenNumber Sense on Number LineWanted PosterThe Equal SignFormal--Informal VocabularyBean Thirteen by Matthew McElligottThe Very Hungry Caterpillarby Eric Carle (1969)AppsNational Library of Virtual ManipulativesPicture BooksAFTER LUNCH