|The Magical Minds||
As we learn more about place value, we are using abacuses to help. Abacuses have been used by mathematicians around the globe for centuries to help with counting. Last week Ed told me that he would help the Magical Minds and me build our own abacuses. Before we could build them, however, we had to show Ed that we know how to use them. Thus, we began with paper and plastic markers (circles or cubes).
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Erin Mahollitz is an international teacher teaching 2nd Grade in San Francisco, CA.
She specializes in inquiry-based instruction, technology integration and social & emotional education.
This website is a collection of stories, ideas, resources and lessons from Erin's classrooms.
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