Understanding the true meaning of the equal sign–knowing that 5 = 3 + 2 is perfectly acceptable–is a really tricky concept for most young students. This unit provides concrete learning experiences to build a sturdy foundation and several engaging practice activities to build fact fluency along with an understanding of the equal sign. Includes both print and digital activities. Digital activities have movable pieces to provide hands-on learning.
Download the preview to see the materials that are included and read pages of teacher notes.
Check out this blog post to see activities from this unit in action!