### 10 Unusual Ways to Explore Math

I confess. I never really liked math. I played the school game well so I received pretty good grades, but after I passed the test (even after receiving an A in most cases), those rules, theorems and facts didn’t stick

### The Reading Buddies

One day a superb Second grade teacher met an innovative Third grade teacher. Together a discussion, a collaboration, a friendship, and now a BLOG were born. Follow our blog to get a digital glimpse into our classrooms. Visit our TPT Store at: http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Store/The-Reading-Buddies

### Free Pi Day Activities

As I have said before, I am a self-proclaimed math geek. Last year I compiled Pi Day activities on the blog. For the mathematically challenged, Pi Day is a day dedicated to the number 3.14... It is celebrated on March 14th, 3/14. You can see more Pi Day ideas on my Pinterest page. Free Printable from TPT Books for every level to celebrate Pi Day Free Printable Pi Day Problems Pi Day Games and Activities Pie Plate Activity Pi Day Infographic Click here to see the most adorable 5th graders…

### Pi Day Graphic Organizer Activity Poster Freebie

Just another little something to celebrate Pi Day on March 14th! I am hoping to make at least one activity poster a month and put them all together for my students as a "end-of-the-year" scrapbook (just an idea). So check out my other FREE posters too! ***Please remember to leave FEEDBACK if you do...

### Pi Day Playlist

I put together a little playlist using the first nine digits of pi! Enjoy! 1. Honey Pie // The Beatles 2. We THREE // Frank Sinatr...

### 14+ Pi Day Activities and Ideas

We've done so many Pi-Day activities and Pi related crafts over the years that I thought it would be a good idea to put all the links in one place. If you click the links or the pictures, there are directions and/or a pattern to recreate each activity. Last year, I developed several fun Kindergarten Pi-Day Activities to do with Firecracker's kindergarten class. The activities included tracing paper plate "pie" fractions, making circle pictures, reading some books about circles, and a…

### Celebrate Pi Day! -

According to the Homeschool Scientist Science Calendar, March 14th is Pi Day! Ready to celebrate? Here are some lessons and activities to help.

### Adventures of an Art Teacher

Last weekend I attended the Kansas Art Education Association Fall Conference in McPherson. I so look forward to the conference every year and it always seems to have good timing, right when I need to recharge, get some new ideas, and reconnect with my art friends! This year I presented 2 workshops on my own and was part of a panel for new teachers. The first workshop I presented was on tactile paintings inspired by Andy Lakey. The second was on layered monoprints with gelli plates. I took…

### Exploring Pi | Scholastic

Celebrate the most useful irrational number with these fun math and geometry activities.

### Pi Day Activities - Circle Math and Art Fun for Elementary

Pi Day activities!