Discussion Questions: On which day will the package arrive? How do you know? How many days will it take to…

## I Spy…

Ask your students to look and share what they see. Potential discussion topics: How many shapes? How many of each…

## Car Collection

How many? How many cars? How many of each colour? How can you sort them?

## MM’s

How many items can you count? Just count and count.

## Bank Robbers

How many piggy banks are missing from the middle? How do you know?

## Monopoly Deal

Play the Monopoly Deal card game (Affiliate Link). We’ve been playing this game non-stop since we got it! We have…

## Missing Eggs

If you’d prefer a prompt with only one correct answer try this one below.

## Sums of Money

How many different sums of money can be made with 1 dime, 2 nickels, and 1 quarter? What are those…

## Mystery Bank

There are two mystery coins in the piggy bank. What could the coins be to make the total amount of…

## Behind The Squares

What is the sum of the numbers covered by the grey squares? How do you know? What did you do?

## Triangle Lie Detector

Here is a blank picture if you’d rather create your own prompt. Number talks with @MathBeforeBed ðŸ™‚ pic.twitter.com/y9dKYXS9E6 â€” Grade…

## Lie Detector

And here is a blank picture if you’d rather develop you own 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

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

## Familiar Face

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

## 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

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

## 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

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

## A shelf of books

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

## Covered Sums

How many different ways can you determine the sum?

## 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

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## Splat

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

## 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 â€”…

## Fraction Circle

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