Feeding the Bunnies

Adam has bunnies. When Adam feeds the bunnies in the morning, he sees 10 bunny ears. How many total bunnies does Adam see? Show and tell how you know.

More Accessible Version

Adam has bunnies. When Adam feeds the bunnies in the morning, he sees 8 bunny ears. How many total bunnies does Adam see? Show and tell how you know.

More Challenging Version

Adam has bunnies. When Adam feeds the bunnies in the morning, he sees 24 bunny ears. How many total bunnies does Adam see? Show and tell how you know.

Plan

Underlying Mathematical Concepts

Possible Problem-Solving Strategies

Formal Mathematical Language and Symbolic Notation

A student may independently select a printed number line, number chart, ten frame, graph paper, etc. as they work on a task.

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