Weekly Reader Connections

Teacher Guide: Unit 8

The Weekly Reader Connections feature provides children with additional practice of the skills taught in the Curriculum Connection feature in their student books.

The Marbles activity tests children's ability to count-on to add. Encourage children to count the marbles on the page to solve the word problem.

Explain to children that marbles are used to play a game, but that many people like to collect marbles as well.

Houghton Mifflin Math Grade 1