Mental Math

Mental Math is one of the greatest ways to teach students how to use basic operations. They will learn skills that they will use for life, and learn how to use strategies rather than a confusing series of steps. To learn more about mental math, I have listed some helpful links to blog posts below.

Three Reasons to Teach Mental Math

Mental Math Addition Strategies

Mental Math Subtraction Strategies

Shelley Gray’s YouTube videos about Mental Math


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