What is Subitizing in math? Why is it important?

what is subitizing in math?

It is a common observation that kids are always trying to find the exact numbers of objects lying in a group. This is the basic premise where the number skills grow. Even before starting to count, the kids know how to estimate or know what is more, or what is less. This ability to give … Read more What is Subitizing in math? Why is it important?

Number Sense Strategies & Activities for Multiplication Beginners

Number sense strategies and activities for learning multiplication

Fluency and flexibility with the numbers is the simplest way to define number sense (Berch, 1998). Students need to grasp the numbers not only by their look or sound but in terms of what they imply. To impart learning of the corresponding value of numbers, helping to find relationships between them, understanding number patterns, and … Read more Number Sense Strategies & Activities for Multiplication Beginners

Strategies to implement Number Talks effectively and its benefits

number talks strategies and its benefits

I have seen many teachers struggling with the process of establishing a connection with the students. They find it challenging to reach the students mentally and to bring them on to go further beyond rote learning. The ideal situation is achieved when a student gets to learn the concepts in the way a teacher intends … Read more Strategies to implement Number Talks effectively and its benefits

11 best number board games for math literacy

List of 11 best number board games for math literacy

Please Note : This post may contains affiliate links. Please read my disclosure (link) for more info. Kids absorb a lot from their environments. Their inherent tool for learning is imitation. And after imitation, comes the games. Their curious minds want to learn by touch, see, act. That is why books boggle them and they demonstrate anxieties … Read more 11 best number board games for math literacy

10 Popular Number Recognition Activities For Kids

List of top 10 number recognition activities

Few aspects are a matter of age, and basic skills are definitely considering the initial stage of an individual for being acquired.  One such skill that must be taught at a very young age is the number-recognition skill. It doesn’t take much energy and time if the right methods are employed. Doing different activities is … Read more 10 Popular Number Recognition Activities For Kids

Free Printable Number Sense Worksheets for Kindergarten [PDF]

free printable number sense worksheets for kindergarten pdf

Number sense is the fluidity in dealing with numbers. It enables a person to identify, arrange (in a specific order), and perform operations like addition, subtraction, multiplication, etc. on numbers. The base of all mathematical operations is number sense if we put it in a succinct manner. Actually, the number sense is not limited to … Read more Free Printable Number Sense Worksheets for Kindergarten [PDF]

10 amazing books on developing number sense

list of top 10 books on number sense

Number sense means flexibility and lucidity of a child in understanding numbers. Knowing what numbers mean, their value and the relationship between them is important for children so that they can apply them in real life. The number sense improves the children’s ability to identify, compare, and do operations on numbers. Taking example from real … Read more 10 amazing books on developing number sense

Learning Fractions with Number Talks

students discussing fraction number talks

What is Number Talks? Number Talks, as the name suggests, are short discussions (10ish minutes) exercised as daily routine with the aim at building number sense, mental math and number manipulating skills of young learners. Usual scenario in these discussions involves with teacher writing something on board (say, 13+25 =?) and asking everyone to come … Read more Learning Fractions with Number Talks

Top 8 daily routine activities for building strong Number Sense

how to build strong number sense

REVIEWED BY NUMBERDYSLEXIA’S EXPERT PANEL ON MAY 30, 2020 Number sense refers to a person’s understanding of the number system and his/her ability to use, relate, and manipulate it for solving mathematical tasks. A strong number sense is important for gripping basic concepts well before diving into complex math topics in the future. Children with good number … Read more Top 8 daily routine activities for building strong Number Sense