##### Home > Teacher’s Guide > Page 2 >

**Fundamental Math Skill:**

- Recognizing and applying understanding of number properties: Understanding how numbers behave in operations and drawing on that understanding to master math facts and perform calculations.

– Focusing on the Fundamentals of Math – A Teacher’s Guide, p.2

## Video Selections

These curated videos have been selected to prompt further thinking about the selection from the Teachers Guide to the Fundamentals of Math posted above.

Thinking About Number PropertiesRecognizing And Understanding EqualityRecognizing And Understanding Commutative Property

### What is numeracy? (5:42)

From "Leaders in Educational Thought K-12"

### Generalizations (3:52)

From "Leaders in Educational Thought: Special Edition on Mathematics (2013)"

## Text Resources

This curated list of documents has been selected to help you gain a deeper understanding of the above selection from “Focusing on the Fundamentals of Math – A Teachers Guide”. Each link will take you directly to the relevant section within the document.