We didn't really DO word problems until this year (G4). Dd had the same disconnect, and it contributed to her hating math. Once she had all her math facts down, it came very easily.
Several of us already said its not common core. Its just one way to teach number sense, which common core requires. Plus, there is no such thing as 'common core' curriculum
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You CAN do it, Pennie. Consider the G12 goals for your children. You can do at least as good a job as ps.
Do you WANT to? Do your children want you to? Sometimes hsing isn't a good fit for a...
imo, the main things you need to do is get them reading and writing, and continue to improve those, and make sure they are progressing in math. Memorizing dates in history or knowing the name of...dbmamaz Today, 03:01 PM
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