Morning Cereal

3.NBT.3 – Fluently add and subtract within 1000 using strategies and algorithms based on place value.



8.EE A.2 – Use square root and cute root symbols to represent solutions to equations.

****The following pictures and video were done by the artist Adam Hillman (his store). I have full permission from him to use these pictures and video as a lesson. Go see his art! It's super cool! And some of his pics are very mathy!*****

Act 1


What do you notice?  What do you wonder?

Focus Questions:  How many pieces of cereal are there of each color?  How many pieces are there all together?

Act 2



Act 3