Math Posts

Bringing PLAY Back into Learning with Legos!

Bringing PLAY Back into Learning with Legos!

With all of the testing going on in classrooms today, school--just plain and simple--isn't as fun as it used to be. Teachers are worried about their students' performance and about being evaluated on how well their kids perform, regardless of how "at-risk" they are or...

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Rubric Makers

Rubric Makers

Want to make exemplary rubrics in a short amount of time? Try RubiStar out! http://rubistar.4teachers.org/index.php RubiStar is a free tool to help teachers create quality rubrics. Registered users can save and edit rubrics online, but you don't have to register to...

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FREE Resources for Math Instruction

FREE Resources for Math Instruction

Check out this website that supports teachers striving to increase student achievement in mathematics through targeted and engaging instruction. http://ccssmathactivities.com  It organizes free resources for elementary teachers using EngageNY, provides tools for...

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SmartPAL Sleeve….Say GOODBYE to Laminating for Math Games!

SmartPAL Sleeve….Say GOODBYE to Laminating for Math Games!

I am always saying in our trainings that we as teachers have spent WAY TOO much time laminating and cutting out. Even though we may take it home and watch TV with a glass of wine....we just need to make life simpler! I take the time to laminate the game, and then a...

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FREE Early Learning Webinars

FREE Early Learning Webinars

I know as parents we are always looking for ways to help our children with how they develop in the early years. Well parents, how would you like FREE professional development to help you do that? Here are three of my early learning webinars on Literacy/Oral Language...

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Let’s Explore Volume

Let’s Explore Volume

When you and I learned how to explore volume in math we memorized length x width x height and we knew each time if we computed correctly we would get the correct answer.   So much of what we do with our schools at Strategic Intervention Solutions is the...

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