# B.E.S.T. Journey

### General Information

Subject(s): Mathematics
Grade Level(s): K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Intended Audience: Educators
Keywords: automaticity, fluency, procedural fluency, flexibility, procedural reliability
Instructional Component Type(s):

## Aligned Standards

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