Block Tower

Block Tower

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

Big & Little

Big & Little

\ \ What measurements will help you out? Volume? Length? How will you and your child compare? How many times…

Complete the Square

Complete the Square

\ \ How many little squares are there in total after completing the big square? What are other square numbers?…

Triangle Cover

Triangle Cover

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More Squares

More Squares

\ \ How did you create the red squares? Draw a diagram to show your thinking.

Putting it on the Line

Putting it on the Line

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Two Cubes

Two Cubes

\ \ Extensions:How many more yellow squares do you need to add to the big cube to make the big…

Take the Shorter Path

Take the Shorter Path

Thinking: First we learned about & physically did positional language(left, up,forward) then we connected it to coding(which we do a…

Lego Width

Lego Width

\ \ Extension: How many Lego figures will fill the board?

Lego Width

Lego Width

\ \ How many Lego Figures will reach the top of the board? What number is too high? What number…

Purple Area or Blue Area?

Purple Area or Blue Area?

\ \ Extensions: What fraction is blue/purple? How many more blue to fill the screen? Draw your own partially-filled grid.

Fraction Fill

Fraction Fill

\ Please visit the Twitter post to see the video: \ Time to yell! Yell out the word NOW when…

Fill’er Up

Fill’er Up

\ \ Please visit the Twitter post to see the video.\ \ Time to yell out! Yell out the word…