There are 54 pieces of candy. If Amy has 20 jelly beans and Carl has x amount of smarties, how many smarties does Carl have?
Carl has 34 smarties because 20+x=54 and x=54-20 and x=34
Sally has 67 seashells. She drops some into the sand and cannot find them. She only has 34 seashells left, how many seashells did she lose?
She lost 33 seashells because 67-34=33
When working with a difficult child that will not listen, what are some strategies that can be used to keep your cool in this type of situation?
Remember that the episode is not directly tied to you, and remember to take deep breaths.