Math Investigations

Today we continued to explore number and introduced ten frames.  A ten frame is a simple graphic tool that allows people to “see” numbers. Understanding that numbers are composed of tens and ones is an important foundational concept, setting the stage for work with larger numbers. A strong sense of “ten’ is a prerequisite for place-value understanding and mental calculations.

Here is some more information for you to look at on this link:

https://www.ru.ac.za/media/rhodesuniversity/content/sanc/documents/SANC%2010-frames%20reading.pdf

The children had many ways to represent number today. Here is what they got up to.

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