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. The following handbooks from the Poweroften.ca website demonstrate the different strategies that can be taught for the different basic facts.
Multiplication and Division Basic Facts link
Addition and Subtraction Basic Facts link