Course 2 of NHPT*
Who Can I Count On: Adding and Subtracting Fractions, Decimals, Integers, and Rational Numbers
“Who Can I Count On” is all about selectively choosing friends. See how numbers use common characteristics to decide what friends to gain, and also see those individuals find an understanding when it is time to part ways!
*This course was intended to be completed without the use of a calculator in order to build fluency in computational skills.
Course Skill Sets, Objectives, and Essential Questions
Skill Set 1
Adding and Subtracting Fractions
To add fractions
To subtract fractions
What characteristics of fractions need to be present to add, and what characteristics of fractions need to be present to subtract?
Skill Set 2
Adding and Subtracting Decimals
To add decimals
To subtract decimals
What characteristics of decimals need to be present to add, and what characteristics of decimals need to be present to subtract?
Skill Set 3
Adding and Subtracting Integers
To add integers
To subtract integers
What characteristics of integers need to be present to add, and what characteristics of integers need to be present to subtract?
Skill Set 4
Adding and Subtracting Rational Numbers
To add rational numbers
To sutract rational numbers
What characteristics of signed fractions and decimals need to be present to add, and what characteristics of signed fractions and decimals need to be present to subtract?
Other Info About Course 2NHPT
This course includes:
- 2.1 learning hours with 28 problems presented
- 32 practice problems, all with video solutions that play when problems are missed
- 3 scenario-based activities/questionnaires
- 1 writing prompt
- 1 review game
- Video solutions accessible for every review problem
- 1 final assessment
Students earn a badge and a certificate for course completion. Students can also earn a certificate for scoring 80% or above on the final assessment and a badge for earning a perfect score!
Suggested Number of Online Sessions: Seventeen (17) 30-minute sessions, eleven (11) 45-minute sessions, or eight (8) 60-minute sessions
Suggested Number of Exploratory Class Periods: Twenty (20) 45- to 50-minute classes or seventeen (17) 60-minute classes (Supplemental practice problems and activities are available through the NHPT Teacher Manual for use in exploratory class settings.)
For answers to potential questions regarding the NHPT program, including recommended bundles and steps after purchase, go to the homepage and click on “Frequently Asked Questions.”