Missing Eggs

Missing Eggs

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

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…

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

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 —…

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?

Wondering Hippos

Wondering Hippos

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

Cookie Counter

Cookie Counter

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

Block Tower

Block Tower

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

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…

Wondering Hippos

Wondering Hippos

\ Alright parents. Create your own question to ask your child. \ Possible questions: If the green hippo eats some…

Missing Cherries

Missing Cherries

\ \ How many cherries should be in the 7th pile if the pattern continues? Create another pattern that starts…

Complete the Square

Complete the Square

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

Packs of Cherries

Packs of Cherries

\ \ How can you count them differently? If you ate one of the groups, how many would be left?

Circle Counting

Circle Counting

\ \ After your child counts the dots say “another child counted them in a different way. How might he/she…

Hippo Math

Hippo Math

\ \ Possible discussion Questions: Who has eaten the most? Who has eaten the least? How many marbles are still…

Missing Eggs

Missing Eggs

\ \ How man eggs do you see? How many empty spaces? How did you count them?