What is adding? What is multiplying? What is dividing?
They are ways to use numbers to show ways we can think about the world.
a better understanding of how these 3 things are related to each other,
do charts like this. Start with a picture of some things you want to put in groups.
Then make number sentences that tell the story of the picture.
the picture to download this example. Or make up your own.
And for younger students, you can leave out columns they arenít ready for if you wish.