Unit 4, Lesson 23# Decompose the number 7 using 5-group drawings by hiding a part, and record each decomposition with a drawing and subtraction equation.

EngageNY 60 min(s)Support for English Language Learners

In this lesson, students decompose the number 7. First, they break off a part of the 7 linking cube stick and create a number sentence to represent the action. Next, they draw a picture and number bond to describe what they did. Then, they write an equation. Students repeat the process with various subtrahends.