Strategy for developing a deep foundation of factual knowledge.
Create a mind map that organizes the math concepts (math vocabulary) with illustrations of each concept.
Example: Under â€œDefinition of Mixed Fractionsâ€?, we encounter the following math vocabulary: whole number, fraction, numerator, denominator, fraction bar,
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