Celebration of Families

What does math look like?

Goals of Mathematics in RRISD

1.Students learn to value mathematics.

2.Students become confident in their ability to do mathematics.

3.Students become mathematical problem solvers.

4.Students learn to communicate mathematically.

5.Students learn to reason mathematically

How to help your child at home

  • Developing Mathematical Thinking with Effective Questions

  • Talking! http://talkingmathwithkids.com/

  • Children’s Books - If the answer is ____, what would the question be?

  • Grocery store trips

  • Counting in the car (how far can we count)

  • Counting at the breakfast table (count around the table by 2s but start at 7!)
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