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Practice Multiplication with Simple Spirolateral Math Art
Learn how to make spirolaterals, fun math art projects for kids that helps them practice their multiplication and patterning skills.
Math Ted Talks for Teachers and Students
TED Talks can be a helpful tool to strengthen your teaching practices. I've complied a list of my favorite math TED Talks for teachers and students.
Children's Books About Place Value
It is so important for kids to have a strong understanding of place value because it is tied to so many math skills. One of the ways you can help children
Monday Math Literature: Equivalent Fractions
Today I want to share with you one of the newest additions to my math literature collection. This one is great for grades 4-6 or anyone int...
Post-It Math Activity for Teaching Addition - Busy Toddler
Working on addition? Try making a post-it math activity as a great alternative to worksheets! An easy number sense activity for math facts.
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…
Pool Noodle Fractions
Make teaching fractions fun with this pool noodle lesson! It's a great way to keep your elementary math students' interest afloat.
Fight the Greed & Learn to Take Turns: Pig Dice Game
Play the pig dice game! 6 different ways to enjoy this simple and fun game of jeopardy that teaches math, probability and rewards turn taking!
An Easy Strategy that Boosts Math Fact Fluency - The Classroom Key
A strategy to teach elementary students for increased math fact fluency. Problem: My students spent so much time counting on to add. It’s not efficient! Solution: While there are a variety of strategies for adding, one of my most recent discoveries is what I call the “in betweens” strategy. Here’s how it works: …
Multiplication Facts Number Posters - FREEBIE
Grab this super helpful and handy set of 12 Number Posters with the Multiplication Facts up through 12. Hang these in your classrooms for your students learning their multiplication tables or as a refresher for those who learned them long ago. Posters for the multiplication facts for numbers 1 thro...
The 10-Minute Routine that Skyrockets Number Sense - The Classroom Key
Using number talks in your classroom to build number sense in just 10 minutes a day!
The Big List of Skip Counting Activities - The Classroom Key
Skip counting ideas and activities for the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd grade math class. This post contains affiliate links. If you teach 1st or 2nd grade you’ve probably spent a lot more time skip counting than the average person off the street. It’s one of those things that kids need a lot of…