We've "Mathified" The Squares Game!
Want a fun, no-prep multiplication facts game to use in your math centers tomorrow? Read about how we've "mathified" the popular squares game to practice multiplication facts!
Relief Teaching Ideas
Students draw up a playing grid like the one pictured. You can get them to draw up more or less columns, depending on how big of a number you would like them to practice. The teacher takes out all …
A Unique Tower Challenge with Startling Results!
Fabulous STEM Challenge using only a few simple supplies! Can you build a tower with a hanging bucket? How much weight will it hold?
CUBES Math Problem Solving Strategy
CUBES Math Problem Solving Strategy. This will help your students solve word problems. Printable for interactive math notebook and it will fit in a composition notebook.
How to be a Scholar. 6 Steps to Encourage Critical Thinking
As we get to the end of the semester and school year, we are expecting our students to demonstrate higher order thinking skills, or Critical Thinking. I like this infographic from Learning Commons …
Lyndsey Kuster — Recharge & Reignite Your Passion For Teaching
One big mistake I made my first year teaching was that I did not spend nearly enough time on sight word instruction. Phonics? Oh yes. Comprehension strategies? You betcha. Fluency? Of course. Close reads? Heck >
Fly on the Math Teacher's Wall: Place Value
Improve your students understanding of PLACE VALUE with these SIX models for teaching decimals. Make sure your students have concrete, hands-on experiences before moving to abstract thinking. #math #decimals
Proportions Word Problem Worksheet - FREEBIE
This worksheet has five real-world problems that can be solved by setting up a proportion. A section is provided for students to set up the proportion and to show their work. | by Math on the Move
Persistence in Problem Solving: Student-Led Math Moments
Teaching students to *stick it out* when it comes to problem solving! I want to use this strategy in middle/ highschool, especially the thinking journals!
Waldorf math for the youngest
I have been gearing up for math with Logan. He is ready for the concept introduction, but I wanted to do it in a super gentle, fun way so h...
5th Grade Math Project Based Learning Distance Learning | Personal Budget
This is a student-favorite project based learning (PBL) for 5th grade math and financial literacy, which incorporates TEKS and Common Core standards. It can be used in the classroom or as distance learning. A print AND digital Google version is included! Help your students practice decimals and mone...