Differentiating in Math Using Computer Games

Grades K-2 / Math / Technology
CCSS: Math.2.OA.B.2

Common Core State Standards




Grade 2


Operations & Algebraic Thinking


Add and subtract within 20


Fluently add and subtract within 20 using mental strategies. By end of Grade 2, know from memory all sums of two one-digit numbers.

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Lesson Objective

Use technology to practice addition and subtraction


6 min

Questions to Consider

  • How does using technology give Mr. Pronovost the freedom to differentiate?

  • Notice the difference between Planet Turtle and Dream Box. Why did Mr. Pronovost choose to use both programs?

  • How does Mr. Pronovost structure his lesson to incorporate technology?

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