# March “Math”ness March, 2011

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**Your students will catch ‘math fever” with these exciting hands-on activities and songs. **

They will think they are playing, but they will actually be developing many of these skills set forth by the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics.

**Number & Operations
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- One-to-one correspondence
- Counting forwards and backwards
- Skip counting
- Sets and numeral recognition
- Writing numerals
- Spelling number words
- Ordinals
- Fractions
- Money
- Addition and subtraction
- Word problems
- Estimating
- Place value

**Algebra**

- Sorting
- Patterning
- Symbols
- Missing addend

**Geometry**

- Recognizing shapes
- Drawing shapes
- Position and direction

**Measurement**

- Comparisons (seriate)
- Measure (standard unit, ruler, scale)
- Time (clock, calendar)
- Temperature

**Data Analysis & Probability
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**Note:** Check the new handouts in the **Downloads** section, too. Don't miss the list of web sites on the last page.