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10-Minute Math adds up to fun and success

10-Minute Math adds up to fun and success

December 15th, 2010 in News

Fourth-graders wave their hands to answer a question from their teacher, Jada Salmons, right, during a 10-Minute Math problem Dec. 8 at Lawson Elementary School.

Photo by Kelley McCall

Investigative mathematicians in Jada Salmons' fourth-grade class at Lawson Elementary School gather around the SmartBoard a couple times each week for 10-Minute Math.

"Guess My Number" comes up on the SmartBoard. Four clues provide the fuel for a thinking frenzy as students work with their partners to talk out possibilities.