Today you will be completing Near Doubles Train to practice the doubles plus two fact strategy. Your goal is to play for 5-10 minutes and complete as many trains as you can! You will need two sets of 10 connecting cubes that are different colors. (Total of 20 cubes) 1. Click button to start. 2. Spin the spinner by pressing ▶️ play then pause button. Build a train of connecting cubes that is as long as the number you spun using one color. 3. Then build a second train in a different color that has two more cube than the first train you built. 4. Put your trains together. 5. Show your work by taking a photo, or using the highlighter, or using the digital connection cubes on the page. 6. Write the number sentence to match your cubes below your model using the , , or tool. 7. Say the entire fact aloud with the answer. 8. Work for 5-10 minutes. Duplicate the train page if needed. 9. On the last page, click the microphone and read each fact aloud with the answer. If you are not sure of the answer share your thinking. You may use any tool to show your work. 9. Click the check to submit your work.
Based on John SanGiovanni's Mastering the Basic Facts