The Box of Facts is a collection of ready-made visual aids to assist teachers in developing students to develop mathematics thinking strategies for basic facts in addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. The use of these visual aids reinforce student use of their use of basic facts with larger numbers.
The math strategies chosen for The Box of Facts are efficient, effective, and extendable every time based in research of how students learn best.
Packaged in a practical, durable poly box with carry handle, The Box of Facts is intended to be used in conjunction with the lesson activities in The Book of Factsseries that assists teachers in preparing their lessons. As a ready-made resource, teachers are save large amounts of time in preparation.
Addition and Subtraction ready-made visual resources are included in one kit recommended for grades 1-2. Likewise, Multiplication and Division are included together in a separate kit recommended for grades 3-4.
Each kit includes
200+ laminated cards packaged by strategy
Step-by-step instructions on how to use the cards
The video to the right shows a short demo of the bridge-to-ten card from the Box of Facts, in action. For more PL videos like this, see ORIGO Mathedology.