Activities: Algebra Tic-Tac-Toe...Pretty neat for solving equations or inequalities! ... I love the multi layered element of it... Regular tic tac toe is boring by the time students get to algebra, but this doubled version could be interesting. It still seems like a worksheet designed as a game to me, but perhaps I could turn it into a Hollywood squares type game?
The Marshmallow Challenge. A great team building activity for the first days of school! Watched it in action, all types of students get involved! Love it!
Live. Love. Math.: The Marshmallow Challenge - Day 2 Activity
What we should have been taught instead of calculus - The Oatmeal
Easy Fish Piccata with Roasted Asparagus on www.veryculinary.com
Easy Fish Piccata with Roasted Asparagus — Very Culinary
Finally a way for kids to understand domain and range from a graph? Visual/foldable activity so they can see the limits of the function.
Math = Love: Algebra 2 Interactive Notebook Pages for Unit 1
Fine motor lowercase and capital letter match for spring
I love this poem and have used it for many years in my classroom. I usually have to remake it every once in a while. I have to say that I like this one a lot.
Musical chairs writing. When the music stops you pick up writing where the last person left off. Time intervals baed on grade level...
Taking Time for Interactive Notebooks in the Classroom
Made to hang on front door of mom's retirement party. Now hangs on classroom door in beginning of the year. Rulers from target hot glued onto embroidery hoop. Will need a saw to cut in half. Decorate with flowers and ribbon. teacher gifts, teacher appreciation, school auction, gift ideas, front doors, diy gifts, handmade gifts, hand made, back to school
Made to hang on front door of mom's retirement party. Now hangs on classroom door in beginning of the year. Rulers from target hot glued onto embroidery hoop. Will need a saw to cut in half. Decorate with flowers and ribbon.
How to Add, Subtract, Multiply and Divide Fractions
Shake things up at the close of this school year! Use DIY Jenga to practice and review.
I have done a project similar to this. It adds more rigor if students create their own equations and develop their own design. I usually have them create a certain number of each type of line, have them identify slope, y-intercept, etc. to cover more of what I am teaching on the concept. math projects middle school, graphing linear equations, high school classroom algebra, graphing equations, algebra project, high school geometry projects, math projects high school, algebra equations, high school math teaching
StainedGlassWindow Project 1
Going out with a BANG! Last 10 days of school... each balloon has a special activity. Everyday you pop one balloon to find out what it is! (work without shoes on, eat lunch in the classroom, switch seats day, etc.)
Graphing Linear Equations - Full Body Style - Put a grid on the floor. Post an equation on the smartboard. One student is the y-intercept. Other 3 Ss in their group step out the slope. Race to see which group can get the line the fastest.
Integers card game: The red cards are negative and the black are positive. Each player starts with 6 cards, drawing one at the beginning of their turn and discarding one at the end. The goal is to play pairs that equal 6 or -6. The person playing 3 pairs first wins. The other players add the absolute value of their cards to get a score. The goal is to have the lowest score at the end of the game. teacher stuff, positive and negative integers, teaching integers, integ card, teaching negative integers, 5th grade blogs, one player card games, integer games, equation games
Integers card game - The red cards are negative and the black are positive. Each player starts with 6 cards, drawing one at the beginning of their turn and discarding one at the end. The goal is to have the score closest to 0 at the end of the game.
Great Ideas for the First Day of School like...make your syllabus different from the other 6 they'll get, activities to help kids get to know each other (and help you get to know them), a great first day math activity. classroom, idea, school, student, first week, graphic organizers, 1st day, teacher, first day activities
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The M & M Game...fun for the first day of school! Comes in 3 formats: Smart Notebook, PowerPoint, and PDF. first day of school games, teacher games, fun get to know you games, m m get to know you game, m&m games, get to know students, back to school games, icebreaker activities, first grade games
The M's Game - A great activity for the first days of school!