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Addition - Mental Calculation Methods

Partitioning

Into '5 and a bit'

Bridging

Into component parts

Special Case Strategies

Near doubles

Re-ordering numbers

Compensation (rounding and adjusting)

Addition vocabulary includes; add, more, plus, make, total, sum, altogether, how many more to make? How much more is…? Addition, ten more…
How much more is…than…?