Pentomino Puzzles

Pentomino Puzzles

\ \ Visit the Desmos activity at\’a0https://goo.gl/eX2u9r\’a0to play some rounds of Pentomino Puzzles. As always, encourage discussion on how you…

Wooden Logs

Wooden Logs

\ \ Estimate – How many wooded logs are BEHIND the blue rectangle? How did you estimate?

Battleship

Battleship

\ \ Play a round of battleship. Discuss how you ask for hits and misses.

Cookie Counter

Cookie Counter

\ \ Encourage counting various types. How many cooked cookies? How many uncooked? How many rows? Columns? As always discuss…

Split Piles

Split Piles

\ \ How many circles are in each pile? Ask you child, “Another little girl split them up differently. What…

Symmetry in the Picture

Symmetry in the Picture

Thinking: Exploring symmetry. #tmwyk pic.twitter.com/2rfzEi8sf4 — Mark Trushkowsky (@mtrushkowsky) December 17, 2017

Organized Coins

Organized Coins

\ \ After discussing what each of you notice and wonder. Have your child add up each side. Which side…

Block Tower

Block Tower

\ \ What could you and your child count in this picture? Predict how many more “turns” until it falls…

Famous Patterns

Famous Patterns

\ \ After you discuss the patterning you see here let you child know that this triangular array is called…

Can you see the faces?

Can you see the faces?

\ \ Ask your child how they counted the faces? Then ask them to count them a different way.\ \…

Canada 150

Canada 150

\ \ Kyle Pearce has shared a math challenge for each day in June to prepare for today, Canada’s 150…