Math Teaching Tips & Resources
A variety of math teaching ideas for homeschool families or classroom teachers. Learning mathematics is more than just answer-getting: help your students make conceptual connections.
One Variable Inequalities Notebook Pages: "I issued them a challenge. The first person to come up with an operation that would require us to change the inequality symbol would win a Tootsie Pop. I bribe my students with A LOT of candy..."
Teaching Perseverance in math -- we must focus a great deal of our attention on actually helping students LEARN how to LEARN! This is particularly true in math where so many of our intermediate students already have decided that they aren't good at math.
Units of measure: Cute for a math journal or lapbook, but hold all the papers together and make the cuts line up!