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Mastering the Basic Math Facts in Addition and Subtraction: Strategies, Activities, and Interventions to Move Students Beyond Memorization (9780325029634): Susan O'Connell, John Sangiovanni: Books

Here's a page where students are encouraged to solve a multiplication problem in a variety of ways. Includes repeated addition, multiplication on a number line, build a set model, build an area model, and write related facts.

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Jeni Bridges instructs Leonardo Elorza on Aug. 30 at R. Good Elementary School in Carrollton, Texas. The teacher coped with ADHD in college.

Math Buddy Chat freebie - step by step directions for kids to work in partners to solve word problems

Addition and Subtraction Word Problems Grouped by Problem Type is a year-long resource for problem solving. Total of 144 problems

Great visual for doubles facts!

Become a Math Lawyer~ Defend Your Answer! This free poster/label set reminds students their answers should be more than just numbers on the paper. Grades 3-8

Fantastic ideas for setting up a middle school classroom. Ideas are easy to implement and to keep going all year long.

Math Detective Task Cards ! Encourage your students to think critically about problem solving by EXPLAINING and JUSTIFYING their answers on multi-step word problems. Students read a math problem as well as two detective’s ways (process) of solving the problem. Only one detective is correct, and the students have to figure out what detective did the math process correctly. Then, they have to explain why the detective is right (or why the other one was wrong). $