The Box of Facts is a collection of ready-made visual aids to assist teachers in helping students to develop mathematics thinking strategies for basic facts in addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. The use of these visual aids reinforces student practice of the basic facts with larger numbers.
The math strategies chosen for The Box of Facts are efficient, effective, and extensively researched in how students learn best.
Packaged in a practical, durable poly box with carry handle, The Box of Facts is intended to be used in conjunction with the lesson activities in The Book of Factsseries that assists teachers in preparing their lessons. As a ready-made resource, teachers will save large amounts of time in preparation.
Addition and subtraction ready-made visual resources are included in one kit recommended for grades 1-2. Likewise, multiplication and division are included together in a separate kit recommended for grades 3-4.
Many educators use this resource for enhancing basic fact instruction with any math program. Other teachers are using The Box of Facts for Title I, Intervention, and summer school programs.
Each The Box of Facts kit Includes:
200+ laminated cards packaged by strategy
Step-by-step instructions on how to use the cards
Click the embedded “Demo Video” button underneath the picture to the right to watch a short video on the bridge-to-ten card from the Box of Facts. For more professional learning videos like this, check out ORIGO Mathed.