Although the Farm School Math Program, Patterns in Arithmetic, was developed before “Common Core” and other current states curriculum mandates, there are lessons that correlate with specific standards. Common Core asks you not to teach the standard procedure. Also to learn to use manipulatives to build models, and use many methods to create solutions to regrouping problems.
Our math series fulfills some of the Common Core Standards. Our math series fulfills some of the Common Core Standards. Teachers have told us they are having a difficult time finding materials to fulfill some requirements. Our unique approach has lessons that accomplish this. Individual booklets can be used as a supplement. Below are listed the standards a booklet covers.
Topic Common Core Standard
Nonstandard Regrouping 4 NBT B4
Standard Regrouping 4 NBT B4
Gus the Bus Driver Word Problems 4 OA.A.3