Basic Facts Instructional Videos

Basic Facts Instructional Videos

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National Center on Intensive Intervention

This series of videos provides brief instructional examples for supporting students who need intensive instruction in the area of basic facts. Within college- and career-ready standards basic facts are taught in Grades K - 4. These videos may be used as each concept is introduced, or with students in higher grade levels who continue to struggle with the concepts. Special education teachers, math interventionists, and others working with struggling students may find these videos helpful.


Using Manipulatives to Illustrate Addition Problem Structures

Representing 2 + 5 with Objects

Using Repeated Addition to Illustrate Multiplication

Demonstrating Combinations of 10 Using Tens Frame

Demonstrating the Commutative Property of Addition

Using Manipulatives to Illustrate Subtraction Problem Structures

Representing 8 – 5 with Objects

Solving 12 – 7 as an Unknown Addend Problem

Using Manipulatives to Illustrate Multiplication

Multiplying 3 × 5 with Concrete Objects

Dividing 12 ÷ 3 Using Objects

Dividing 12 ÷ 4 Using Objects


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Intervention Adaptation
Implementation Guidance and Considerations
Training Materials
Trainers and Coaches
Higher Education Faculty