Number TalksA number talk is a 510 minute, daily, mental math routine. The goal of a number talk is to solve a problem in more than one way! The teacher facilitates the student discussions around strategic problems that build students' fluency and math understanding of concepts. This video shows teachers explaining what they love about number talks!
This is Chapter 1 of the book Number Talks by Sherry Parrish. This give a more detailed description of what it is and explanation of fluency! Check out the computation and fluency page on this website for more information as it relates to the Common Core Standards!

