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Number talks helping children build mental math and computation strategies, grades K-5 by Sherry Parrish

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Published by Math Solutions in Sausalito, Calif .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementSherry Parrish
LC ClassificationsQA115 .P2586 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24411817M
ISBN 109781935099161
LC Control Number2010032486

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  This book is a handbook for the Number Talks program. There are MANY video clips in real classrooms with real teachers that demonstrate the processes that the book is teaching. I've been using Number Talks in my own classroom, and it is a powerful program/5.   This book offers practical advice for teachers using number talks in the classroom, whether new to the strategy or looking to refine their practice. Authors Humphreys and Parker begin by explaining the purpose of number talks and offering easy-to-follow steps for establishing a classroom routine/5(93). Number Talks supports the Common Core State Standards for Mathematics. It also includes an abundance of reference tables to help you quickly and easily locate strategies, number talks, and video clips. New to the Common Core version: Number Talks is now updated with Common Core connections.   Number talks (1st Grade & 2nd Grade) offer a bridge between conceptual understanding and mental math. During mini-lessons and Guided Math, I am ALL about manipulatives. Base 10 pieces, unifix cubes, cuisenaire rods – give me all the math things.

With chapters on addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, fractions and decimals, Classroom-Ready Number Talks for 3rd, 4th and 5th Grade Teachers includes: • Grade-level specific strategies • Number talk how-tos • Visual and numerical examples • Scaffolding suggestions • Common core alignments • Questions to build understanding With these ready-to-use number . Number Talks were created by Ruth Parker and Kathy Richardson in the early s to engage students in meaningful mathematical discourse and sense-making as well as transform the culture of the classroom to one of inquiry and curiosity. Cathy Humphreys has been instrumental in extending and studying their use at the secondary level. - Explore Dr. Nicki Newton's board "Number Talks", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Number talks, Math talk, Teaching math pins. Based on Number Talksby Sherry Parrish, Math Solutions Number Talks is a ten-minute classroom routine included in this year’s Scope and Sequence. Kindergarten through fifth grade teachers will facilitate Number Talks with all students three days a week. Number Talks are designed to support proficiency with grade level fluency standards.

This is exactly the goal of Number Talks in kindergarten. Number sense is developed by breaking down a number into a simple form. Students need to understand what a number like “5” actually means. There are many different ways to “do” Number Talks in kindergarten. Some books will tell you exactly what to say and what not to say. Number Talks Number Talks were created by Kathy Richardson and Ruth Parker in the early s to engage students in meaningful mathematical discourse and sense-making as well as transform the culture of the classroom to one of inquiry and curiosity. What is a Number Talk? Last fall I participated in a nationwide collaborative book study with teachers and instructional leaders across the country focused on the book Making Number Talks Matter by Cathy Humphreys and Ruth Parker. Each week, we discussed a new chapter via a Teaching Channel forum, Twitter, or Facebook group. Number talks(or "math talks") are short discussions among a teacher and students about how to solve a particular mental math problem. The focus is not on the correct answer, but on all the possible methodsof finding the answer. Each student has a chance to explain their method, and everyone else will learn from other people's methods!