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Moving math facts beyond memory

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On October 13, Heinemann author Sue O'Connell hosted Elementary Math Chat (#ElemMathChat) on Twitter. The focus of the conversation was on helping students move math facts beyond memorization only. Some of the questions discussed were:

  • What criteria do you look for when choosing activities to promote math fact fluency?
  • How can you help students see the link between facts like 9 x 2 and 2 x 9?
  • What is the benefit of exploring math facts through real contexts?

Below is the full Storify of the chat.

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On Twitter: The Links Between Reading and Math [UPDATED]

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On Thursday, February 11 at 9:00 p.m. ET, Heinemann author Sue O’Connell (@SueOConnellMath) hosted Elementary Math Chat (#ElemMathChat) on Twitter and discussed the links between teaching reading and math. Click through to see the archive of Thursday's Twitter chat!

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