Build A Tiny House! Project Based Learning Activity, PBL- Now Google Classroom
If you've been watching TV or reading magazines, chances are you've seen a tiny house. These little homes are everywhere...and now, we're asking students to make their own 3D version! Build A Tiny House is a project based learning (PBL) activity that'll put the designing into the hands of the stude...
Project Based Learning: Geometrocity! Math PBL -Print or For Google Classroom
Project Based Learning: GEOMETROCITY! Build a City Made of Math with Geometry.Imagine, Design, and Build a City with this 2D and 3D Adventure!-Project Based Learning-Real World Application-Geometry, Maps, & More -Extension Activities -Differentiated Levels***THIS RESOURCE IS NOW DIGITAL!***Ther...
Teaching Area Using Applied Math - The Owl Teacher
Teaching area is engaging and authentic with this hands-on applied math activity! Students arrange furniture to find the area and perimeter of their house.
Last week, I wrapped up my unit on shapes. More specifically, shape hierarchy. My kids had a good basis for shapes and terminology such as opposite angles and parallel lines but couldn’t connect how some shapes could be classified in more than one category. I mean, is it just me, or is this a difficult concept to understand? Tell me I’m not alone! I decided that the easiest way to make the connection for them would be to use “clubs”. It was something that was easily relatable to them. I…
Area Dice Game
A game for 2 or 3 players. Each player chooses a colour pencil or texta they will use in the game. Players take turns rolling the dice, using the numbers that they rolled to draw the perimeter of a rectangle or square & writing the area in the middle of the shape. Game ends when…
AIMS Center Blog - Articles, Podcasts, Math Puzzles
The AIMS Center Blog is a weekly blog of content describing our work and mission. It contains articles, podcasts, and math puzzles.
Marshmallow and Toothpick Geometry Cards
Grab a set of marshmallow and toothpick geometry cards to print and build with your kids. It is such a fun way to learn geometric shapes!
Pythagorean Theorem Doodle Notes
Pythagorean Theorem: 2-page "doodle notes" - When students color or doodle in math class, it activates both hemispheres of the brain at the same time. There are proven benefits of this cross-lateral brain activity: - new learning - relaxation (less math anxiety) - visual connections - better mem...
Describing Quadrilaterals Bingo
Work on describing quadrilaterals and identifying them too with your class. Here is a free printable bingo game to describe quadrilaterals.