The goal of Headline Stories similar to this one is for children to learn to translate situations and information into problems that can be answered mathematically. What information do we have? What information is missing? Encourage children to invent good conclusions about the story below.
Zoe has a jar of red and green marbles. She takes 10 marbles out of the jar. _____ of the marbles are red. _____ of the marbles are green.