This Application Problem is a part of the Lesson 4, Unit 3, Grade 2. At his birthday party, Joey got $100 from each of his two grandmothers, $40 from his dad, and $5 from his little sister. How much money did Joey get for his birthday? This problem could be solved in multiple ways. Resist the temptation to use or show expanded form to solve this problem. Students may come up with it; however, our intent here is to stay focused on counting as an addition strategy as modeled in the vignette.