## Missing Eggs

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

## 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…

## 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

\ \ 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 —…

## Checkers

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

## 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

\ \ 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

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

## Wondering Hippos

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

## Cookie Counter

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

## 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?

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

## Canada 150

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

## Wondering Hippos

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

## Missing Cherries

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

## Complete the Square

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

## Packs of Cherries

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

## Circle Counting

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

## Hippo Math

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

## Missing Eggs

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