An effective trick for the 9 times table that does not rely on finger counting. This can be learned in grade 3 or 4 and used forever! times tables tricks, learning multiplication, time 4 learning, multiplication posters, learning times tables, learn multiplication, 9s trick, teaching multiplication tables, multiplication tricks
The 9's Trick for Multiplication (and a free printable)
Addition and subtraction words (image only)
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The central topic can be either weather or seasons, and the students can brainstorm what they know about that topic. This will give you an idea of what the students already know from Kindergarten and first grade.
Division Strategy Mini-Posters This package includes a labelled divison problem with no remainder, a labelled division problem with a remainder (both division formats) and 6 division strategy posters. The posters have 2 versions - one uses the words dividend, quotient and divisor the other uses big number, smaller number and answer. poster free, anchor charts, strategi poster, teacher, division poster
Here's a great set of division strategy posters FREE!
Division Strategy Mini- Posters
Chart for number combos (decomposing numbers).
Kinder Kraziness: Decomposing in Kindergarten
The 4th Grade May-niacs: Division without Dividing??? (pretty far in the future but I don't want to forget this trick!) math 4th grade, 4th grade math ideas, 4th grade math classroom ideas, 4th grade education, grade mayniac, division tricks, teacher "without, education 4th grade, 4th grade division
a better way to divide??
The 4th Grade May-niacs: Division without Dividing???
Mrs. C's Classroom: Multiplication Unit
Break Those Numbers Apart! (Blog Post) Why I traded in place value blocks for unifix cubes. Help students understand that tens (or hundreds) can break apart and be regrouped to subtract.
Dividing using the relationship between multiplication and division which is one CCSS strategy. @Melissa Squires Squires Spivak. Hess
Hands-on activity for introducing multiplication using a pumpkin theme
First Grade Buddies: Ten Pin Linky: Math Ideas
Mini Lesson: Double Digit Multiplication. Unique visual way to teach how to multiply more than one digit.
Math Monsters for studying "greater-than" and "less-than." LOVE THIS IDEA.
Post It, Prove it is a great way to check for understanding. You can use this informal assessment at many point during the day, even as an exit ticket. exit tickets, high school classroom math, high school classroom algebra, high school teacher, classroom decorations math, high school math classroom, algebra classroom decorations, assessment, exit slips
Teaching High School Math: Even High School Teachers Need Cute Decorations!
Think math. You write the answer, the kids use a sticky note to come up with a question
12 Task Cards and Recording Sheet: The cards are to help students who already have doubles facts memorized to realize that all they have to do is ...
Teaching 4 Real: My Friday Five....Back To School Prepping!
LOVE you it includes the fact that this foldable summarizes what THE STUDENTS discovered, rather than a bunch of rules they could simply be told and not remember! :-) classroom idea, math notebooks, student, education 5th grade, interactive notebooks, rules of divisibility, 5th grade math foldables, 5th grade classroom rules, math journals
includes the fact that this foldable summarizes what THE STUDENTS discovered, rather than a bunch of rules they could simply be told and not remember! :-)
Growing in 5th Grade: Rules of Divisibility Foldable
Fishbowl Multiplication Freebie - Common Core Aligned with 3.OA.A.1 - Fishbowl Multiplication is a simple hands-on activity created by Laura Candler for helping students make the transition from addition to multiplication. Students use manipulatives to discover that multiplication facts are just another way of writing addition facts. This free resource includes both student and teacher directions, a game board, and game cards.
Math Coachs Corner: Array Models for Multiplication. For multiplication facts to make sense to children, they have to have lots of concrete and representational experiences with the idea of multiplication prior to trying to achieve automaticity with the facts. Students need to move from addition to multiplicative thinking to understand the difference between 4 + 3 and 4 x 3. This little activity is another one from Van de Walle.
Math Coachs Corner: Ten Plus Card Game. This little game, based on a Van de Walle activity, addresses two important common core standards: (1) K.NBT.1, compose and decompose numbers from 11 to 19 into tens and some further ones, and (2) 1.NBT.2, understand that the two digits of a two-digit number represent amounts of tens and ones. All you need is a standard deck of cards and the free "10+" cards included in this post. grade math, math game, math coach, coach corner, card games, math idea, decomposing numbers, coaches, cards
Math Coachs Corner: Ten Plus Card Game. This little game, based on a Van de Walle activity, addresses two important common core standards: (1) K.NBT.1, compose and decompose numbers from 11 to 19 into tens and some further ones, and (2) 1.NBT.2, understand that the two digits of a two-digit number represent amounts of tens and ones. All you need is a standard deck of cards and the free "10+" cards included in this post.