Math for the Week of
Monday: Lesson 2.8 Explorations
Exploration A: Childen will use a pan balance to compare weights of diffgerent objects.
Exploration B: The students will use a spring scale to find a set of objects whose combined weight is about 1 pound.
Exploration C: The children will develop readiness for multiplication by making equal groups of objects and finding the total.
No Home Link today!
Tuesday: Lesson 2.9 Name Collections
The students will use name-collection boxes to write equivalent names for numbers. They'll identify sums and differences that match a given number by playing Name That Number. Home Link 2.9 should be coming home today.
Wednesday: Lesson 2.10 Frames-And-Arrows Routines
The children will review Frames-And-Arrows notation and routine that were introduced in first grade, and use addition or subtraction rules to fill in frames, arrow rules, or both. Look for Home Link 2.10 today.
Thursday: Lesson 2.11 "What's My Rule?" Routines
The students will review the "What's My Rule?" routines and notation, use function machines to illustrate "What's My Rule?" problems by determining missing numbers or rules. "What's My Rule?" will be explained to parents on a parent note attached to Home Link 2.11.
Friday: Lesson 2.12 Counting Strategies for Subtraction
The children will share and solve subtraction number stories. They'll review and practice the counting-back and counting-up strategies for subtraction and use Fact Triangles to practice "easier" subtraction facts. Look for Home Link 2.12 today.
For truly I say to you, If you have faith like a grain of mustard seed, you will say to this mountain, 'Move from here to there, and it will move, and nothing will be impossible for you.'