Planning GuideGrade 1
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Basic Facts to 18

Strand: Number
Outcome: 10

Curriculum Focus

This sample focuses on:

  • developing strategies for learning the basic + and - facts to 18.

Basic Facts to 18 addresses the following outcomes from the Program of Studies:

Strand: Number
Specific Outcomes:
10.   Describe and use mental mathematics strategies (memorization not included), such as:
  • counting on and counting back
  • making 10
  • using doubles
  • thinking addition for subtraction
for basic addition facts and related subtraction facts to 18.

What is a Planning Guide?

Planning Guides are a tool for teachers to use in designing instruction and assessment that focuses on developing and deepening students' understanding of mathematical concepts. This tool is based on the process outlined in Understanding by Design, by Grant Wiggins and Jay McTighe.

The following steps will help you through the Planning Guide:

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