By: Carmen Willings
The activities identified here are designed to help students gain a thorough understanding of concepts through hands on experiences with materials related to Back to School. All students need to begin math understanding with real materials. Exploration of materials is beneficial in supporting all student’s understanding in mathematical and logical thinking. This will also reinforce concepts being taught throughout the unit and variety of materials to complete math problems will add variety and help students transfer their skills. Select activities based on each students unique learning needs.