Game 22: Around the House

Chapter 3. Derived Fact Strategies for Addition and Subtraction

Targeted Facts: Sums and differences that equal 10 or less

Using Around the House for Math Fact Fluency:

  • Mastery of the addition facts within 10 and related subtraction facts requires intensive and extensive opportunities to practice the strategies.
  • Once students have automaticity with foundational facts, they are ready to find any addition or subtraction fact within 20, using a derived fact strategy.
  • Near Doubles, Making 10, and Pretend a Ten are accessible, commonly used, and powerful strategies students may use during Around the House.

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