The Standards CCSS: FL BEST: TEKS: Third Grade: 3.NBT.1Use place value understanding to round whole numbers to the nearest 10 or 100. Fourth Grade: 4.NBT.3Use place value understanding to round multi-digit whole numbers to any place. Second Grade: 2.NSO.1.4Round whole numbers from 0 to 100 to the nearest 10. Third Grade: 3.NSO.1.4Round whole numbers from
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It’s the beginning of third grade and you’re working on addition and subtraction word problems. Everything seems to be going well, and you feel confident moving on to multiplication and division. The problem? Your students are given an addition and subtraction problem to solve during their morning work and several students get the incorrect answer. Why?
In the previous blog post, we talked out how the compensation strategy can help students create simpler addition problems, you can view the blog post about it here. Today, let’s look at how this strategy works in subtraction. Example 1: 800 – 254 You take 1 from 800 and get 799 You then take 1
Let’s talk about compensation. This is a strategy where you manipulate numbers to create friendly numbers. These friendly numbers are easier to add. Example 1: 87 + 399 You take 1 from 87 and move it to 399 Now you have 86 + 400 86 + 400 = 486 You’ve now made a simpler problem
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