Number Talks are a daily routine used to teach mental math strategies.

Number Talks are a daily routine used to teach mental math strategies.

example, 28 + 24 could be chunked as 28 + 20 = 48; the 48 + 4 could be added by breaking the 4 apart into 2 + 2. The problem could then be solved as (48 + 2) + 2 =50 + 2 = 52.