Student Instructions

Math manipulatives help you solve problems! When you use manipulatives in math, you can share and explain your thinking in Seesaw. That way, when you clean up your manipulatives, you don’t lose your hard work. 1. Click Add Response. 2. Take a photo of your math work with manipulatives. 3. Click the mic. 4. 🗣 Use pens and your voice to explain how you solved the problem. 5. Use the video tool to answer the question on page 2. 6. Click the green check to add to your journal.

Math manipulatives provide concrete ways for students to grapple with abstract ideas. The drawback? When students clean up, they lose their hard work! In this activity, students capture and explain how they solved a problem with math manipulatives. How to use this activity: - Assign this activity for your math Center or Station. - Edit the question or delete page 2 if desired. Standard(s): CCSS.MATH.PRACTICE.MP3