Ministry of Education Presentation Launch Page: Mathematics as a Teachable Moment:
Part 1 with Trevor Calkins, January 12, 2006
Part 2 With Trevor Calkins, February 20, 2006
If your child has not memorized their basic facts (+,-,x,/) by grade 6, chances are likely he/she will not. By teaching strategies it gives the child a tool to use when he/she forgets. Check out the Poweroften.ca website for the different strategies that can be taught for the different basic facts.