Growth Mindset Math Journal Entry
Growth mindset is so important for students - especially in areas they may perceive difficulties in, like math. This growth mindset resource is the perfect discussion starter and mindset reminder that students can keep in their interactive math notebooks or math journals. This entry contains an in...
Teaching Long Division - Teaching with a Mountain View
Division teaching strategies and freebies for upper elementary math students from Teaching With a Mountain View.
One Minute Math Games: 10 Games to Kill Down-Time Forever, Mental Math Games
We all know that down-time can change your classroom from calm to crazy-town faster than I can say "multiplication". That feeling of thirty sets of eyes staring back at you when your lesson is over and you still have 3 minutes until recess is enough to strike dread into the core of any teacher. Or...
Middle School Math Stations Bundle
Looking to add variety to your classroom? These middle school math stations are just what you need for your students to develop a deep understanding of mathematics. Includes stations in the topics of number systems, expressions, equations, functions, ratios, proportional relationships, probability ...
How to Completely Transform Your Teaching with Exit Tickets
Whether they're completed on a piece of paper, a tablet, or a whiteboard, exit tickets are a powerful tool to use in your classroom. Exit tickets are formative assessments that provide a quick snapshot about your students' learning and understanding of a topic faster than any other tool in the classroom.
Why I NOW Love Teaching Math: Setting up Math Rotations
If you know me, you know I am in loooove with Daily 5! Ever since incorporating it into my classroom last year, I have loved seeing the variety of skills and strategies my students are working on each and every day. I also love that the segments are short, so we all stay motivated and the energy for learning stays high. I have been wanting to redo how I teach math for a while. As a student, I truly adore mathematics, but as a teacher, I was getting bored. Our district was looking into…
Teaching Students How to Justify Answers in Math - Teaching with Jennifer Findley
This blog post shares some ideas and a printable chart for teaching students how to justify answers in math.
Teaching Order of Operations • Teaching Order of Operations
When it comes to teaching order of operations, hands-on and conceptually based activites are a must. Instruction must go beyond PEMDAS.
5 Tips for Setting Up Your Math Centers
Math Centers can be a challenge, but they don't have to be! Here are 5 helpful tips and ideas for setting up your math centers for back to school! Grab the math game FREEBIES!!
Foldable 3D Shapes (FREE Printable Nets!)
This set of nets for foldable 3D shapes includes 8 different shapes in two formats: with tabs and without tabs. Great for ALL ages!
Floor is Lava Classroom Transformation
This Floor is Lava Classroom Transformation is a perfect math test prep for elementary students. They get to practice and review all math standards.
The Ins and Outs of Number Talks – Lyndsey Kuster
Give your students a smooth transition from concrete to abstract math using these number talks! Read the blog and get a freebie.