I cannot believe I did not think of this sooner, however when I was reading the Guided Math book this summer the author was writing about how does your classroom reflect that math is important?
Building Math Vocabulary is very important; in fact, I am making one of my teaching goals this year.
So as I hung up my numbers that I have had for the 10 years in my classroom, I made a new addition to them this year.
The number words…………………common sense! Sometimes I can be just a step behind, what can I say.