As teachers in today’s schools, we often are overwhelmed with our “to-dos.”
It is a universally agreed upon fact that story problems are just confusing, for kids and teachers alike.
“Ah, I see it now!” We hear that a lot during our model drawing trainings as teachers start to understand how to actually do model drawings. However, when they leave the comfort and structure of the training and start to apply the strategies they’ve learned to the problems in their math book, they often struggle.
Meet our newest Math Might Friend – Professor Barble!
As I’m in schools throughout Michigan and the United States, every place I go has a different way of thinking about math and different levels of rigor and expectation.
I love this blog because I have a chance to bring (hopefully!) relevant and useful topics based on a snapshot of what is going on in schools every day! Today, we’re going to tackle subtraction with regrouping.
This week, on our website, we are launching a new tab – video tutorials! We are pleased to finally be able to provide this much-requested feature, but first…
Let’s take a deeper look at number talks!