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Multi-digit Subtraction Rhyme
Old 01-07-2012, 07:16 AM
 
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What do you think?

I was looking through pinterest yesterday and saw a subtraction rap. I used it as a jumping off point for the following rhyme (could be a rap) for subtraction. Some of the parts were thought up by other people.

More on top,
No need to stop.

Just subtract -
Use the right fact!

Hey, you're done.
That was fun!

More on the floor,
Go next door.

Regroup and rename,
That's our game!

Now subtract -
Use the right fact!

Hey, you're done.
That was fun!

I think I will put this on chart paper in my classroom. Do you think it might help the kids?


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Yes, I have used this in my room! I have also used...

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Subtraction with regrouping song
Old 01-07-2012, 10:54 AM
 
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(Tune of Happy and You Know It)

If it's smaller on the top take a ten (clap, clap)
If it's smaller on the top take a ten (clap, clap)

If it's smaller on the top
Take a ten and try again.

If it's smaller on the top take a ten.
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Thanks. I hadn't heard these rhymes. I think I will use them!
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Wonderful!
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These are great! Thank you!!


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Cute!
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I'm in the middle of teaching regrouping right now! I'm going to use this tomorrow! Thanks!
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I did
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Last year I did

More on the top, no need to stop.

Numbers the same, zeros the game.

More on the floor, go next door, get 10 more.

It worked WONDERS! We did a bunch of quizes where they would have to tell me the parts so I could get them to memorize it and I had it posted. I was amazed how well it worked!
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I used this last year, too! It really helped many of my students.

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More on the top, no need to stop.

Numbers the same, zeros the game.

More on the floor, go next door, get 10 more.
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This is so great! Thank you!
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