A solid foundation of basic math skills is essential for early success in math. Children who can connect their understanding of math to the world around them, and build confidence through practice, will be ready for the challenges of mathematics as they advance to more complex topics. The activities in this workbook are designed to help your children catch up, keep up, and get ahead. Best of all, they’ll have lots of fun doing it! Some of the great features you’ll find inside are: Pick a Package Determining how many bags of marbles, seeds in seed packets, or boxes of chocolates are needed helps a child learn how to group objects.
Fair Share Calculating how many cupcakes, cookies, and milk shakes twins can share, or dividing chicken and French fries for a family meal, helps reinforce the concept of sharing equally.
Piece of Cake Coloring pieces of cake to match each fraction, and determining which fraction is larger, provide practice in recognizing and comparing simple fractions.
Rulers Rule Measuring candy, yarn, action figures, and more allows children to gain confidence in estimating and in using a ruler to measure inches and centimeters.
Save the Date Children identify the date of a beach party, vacation, birthday, concert, and more to practice reading a calendar.
Give your child’s confidence in math a boost with 2nd Grade Basic Math Success.
Table of Contents
Place Value & Number Sense 1) Place Values...........2 2) Number Lines & Patterns............8 3) Comparing Numbers............14 4) Rounding & Estimating............18 - Review............22
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