Math PSA: Don’t Just Carry the 1!

Math Concept:

Addition

Grade Level:

Kindergarten, 1st Grade, 2nd Grade

Math Workshop Rotation:

N/A

Format:

Video

Resource Type:

Teacher Resource, Home Connection

Description:

Most of us learned the traditional method of adding where we “carry the 1,” but that’s now how our students are learning. See how T-Pops, the oldest citizen in Mathville, can help our students (and us!) understand the why behind the how. Learn how the language we use around addition can help students attend to place value and successfully build conceptual understanding of addition.