Unit Chats are one of the great openers developed in the last few years. The emphasis is on different units within the image. Students can answer “how many” with respect to the different options of units presented by the picture, and also relate the units to each other to build the framework for a deeper understanding of multiplication, division, and fractions.
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Find some favorite Unit Chat images below. Those without credits were taken by us. Other images are due to Christopher Danielson (who first developed Unit Chats), Adam Hillman (@witenry), and Malke Rosenfeld. In particular, see more of Malke Rosenfeld’s wonderful dice designs, perfect for Unit Chats, by going here. Many of Adam Hillman’s incredible images are also perfect: check out his instagram feed here.