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    Are you smarter than your 1st grader?
    Math Edition
     
    **Below you will find some of the skills we will be learning in 1st Grade.  Please feel free to practice these ahead of time or just use this page to help you brush up on your skills. 
     
     
     
       
    Math Skill:  Greater Than and Less Than
    The dreaded alligator....
    ALWAYS read number sentences from LEFT to RIGHT, just as you do a book.  This will help you to understand these confusing symbols a little better.
    Examples: 
    25  >  22  --- 25 is Greater Than 22
    30  <  55  ---  30 is Less Than 55
     
     
    Math Skill:  Fact Families:
    Addition/ Subtraction
    -number sentences that go with a set of numbers
                  Example:   7      6      13
                             7 + 6 = 13                 13 - 7 = 6
                             6 + 7 = 13                 13 - 6 = 7
     
    **Addition and Subtraction are OPPOSITES**
     
     
    Skip Counting:
    Counting by 2s, 5s, and 10s to 100.
     
    2, 4, 6, 8, 10...
    5, 10, 15, 20, 25, 30...
    10, 20, 30, 40, 50...
    2, 12, 22, 32, 42, 52...
     
     

Last Modified on September 19, 2009