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### 2 Reviews

- 5catherinemitri4 years agoReport
An extremely well scaffolded resource. I particularly like how the children are given plenty of opportunities to work out half of a number before moving on to quarters. The steps are really clear. Thank you for sharing this great resource. My TA will love this!

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