To say “back to school” will look a little different this year, might be an understatement! Across the country, schools are working with a tornado of different ideas and plans, some of which have yet to be solidified even today!
Math Workshop Posts
Finding the least common denominator? Find out why that’s more work and see how understanding equivalent fractions make adding fractions easier!
For most of us dividing fraction is one of those things where we got the right answer in math, but we don’t really remember why. Most of us memorized a procedure with a concept we don't understand: “don’t ask why, just invert and multiply.” Maybe it’s time to ask...
Fractions are a hot topic in most of our schools, especially as most of our M3 project schools are nearing our state testing coming up in the spring! Most fraction units are positioned in the school year so students can get as much exposure to fractions as possible....
Strategy games are an important strand of math games that are designed to help kids become more strategic in their thinking and should be threaded throughout our math workshop. Bonus: these games are fun, fast-paced, and simple to play anywhere!
With a foundation of Bump Addition from lower elementary grades, Bump Multiplication will be a breeze as they get into 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade!
Buy back time by putting the responsibility back on students to learn how to play math games using these handy tutorials!
Ever wish your manipulatives would organize themselves?? You’re not alone! With a few tips and tricks, organizing your Math Salad Bar doesn’t have to be painful!