Triangle Lie Detector

Triangle Lie Detector

Here is a blank picture if you’d rather create your own prompt. Number talks with @MathBeforeBed 🙂 pic.twitter.com/y9dKYXS9E6 — Grade…

Lie Detector

Lie Detector

And here is a blank picture if you’d rather develop you own Two Truths & One Lie

Two Truths & One Lie

Two Truths & One Lie

For example here is one statement: “I see MORE than 9 squares.” Is this a truth or a lie? Here…

Steps down

Steps down

How do you see stack 4? 5? 6? Describe it.

Familiar Face

Familiar Face

Count the number of shapes. Count the number of shapes by colour. Count the number of green triangles that could…

Fraction Fill

Fraction Fill

Can’t see the video? Click through to the post page After estimating when the area is exactly half covered by…

The Doc is in

The Doc is in

Draw each outfit set. How does it change for these outfits? How many different outfits now?

Which Lego Piece Doesn’t Belong?

Which Lego Piece Doesn’t Belong?

Thinking: Which one doesn't belong? How would you defend your answer? Cam you pursuade others to share your perspective/belief? And…

Lego Cars

Lego Cars

Do you see circles? How many? Do you see rectangles? How many? How many more

A shelf of books

A shelf of books

Compare the books. How many small books are here? How many large books? How many do you have?

Covered Sums

Covered Sums

How many different ways can you determine the sum?

Missing Squares

Missing Squares

This is how one student counted the squares @MathBeforeBed @catholic_hill pic.twitter.com/fZZHmJAqSg — Kirsty Chamberland (@K_Chamberland) December 7, 2017

Really Big Lights

Really Big Lights

\ \ Keep the discussion going: See more resources over on\’a0http://mrorr-isageek.com/really-big-lights-a-math-problem/

Splat

Splat

\ \ What could be the answers if there weren’t the same number of dots under each splat?\ \ Read…

We Remember

We Remember

Thinking from young ones: Math Talk today- Counting poppies and seeing patterns @Breslau_Rm8 Thanks @MathBeforeBed for the picture pic.twitter.com/8shjV6K5j0 —…

Fraction Circle

Fraction Circle

\ \ Fraction Circles provided by Brainingcamp: Access Brainingcamp’s virtual manipulatives and lessons

Energy Bites

Energy Bites

\ \ Watch the making Energy Bites video with your child.\ \ \ \ Ask her what she noticed and…

Checkers

Checkers

\ \ How many? You choose what can you count?

Many Squares

Many Squares

\ \ You can also sum the little squares by adding 1+3+5+7+9+11+13 ((yellow)+(blue)+(green)+(orange)+(red)+(dark blue)+(burgundy)). Since visually this forms a square…

Different Sums

Different Sums

\ \ The purple squares can be represented by 1+2+3+4+5+6 and can be visually seen by finding half the area…

Jars & Tops

Jars & Tops

\ \ Do you see any patterns? How many tops? How many jars?

Percent Fill

Percent Fill

\ \ Re-colour the picture so that both colour equal in area.\ \ Get ready to yell! Play this video…

Wondering Hippos

Wondering Hippos

\ \ Answer together all the wondering questions your child has.\ \ Possible Questions to push the talk further:\ \…