New South Wales Curriculum

MA2-2WM

ProblemSolving - selects and uses appropriate mental or written strategies, or technology, to solve problems

5 teaching resources for those 'aha' moments
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    Finding Your Strategy

    A 60-minute lesson designed to reinforce that students can choose to use different addition strategies in different situations.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: 3 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    Addition Detectives

    This Mathematics unit covers a range of mental computation strategies for addition.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: 3 Has Starter Sheet
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    Assessment - Addition Strategies

    A 30-minute assessment designed to assess students' understanding of working with place value to solve problems, the connection between addition and subtraction, and the development of efficient mental strategies for computation.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: 3 30 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    Compensation Strategy

    A 60-minute lesson designed to build upon students' understanding of addition and subtraction by exploring compensation.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: 3 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    Split Strategy

    A 60-minute lesson designed to progress students' understanding of mental addition by partitioning numbers into place value to help them find a total.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Year: 3 60 mins Has Starter Sheet