Using toothpicks for geometric terminology. Love! You could also add intersecting lines, perpendicular lines, and use this for measuring angles later (except good gracious, change the name-these are not all "lines") Grade Math, Math Notebooks, Math Ideas, Geometry United, Angled, Activities, Learning, Third Grade, Math Journals
Multiple choice sticks - what a great way to check for understanding! The kids love using these. The instructions on making them are in the link
LCM... Love it!!! Will help my kids from getting LCM and GCF confused!! I was just taught this during a conference and it is truly awesome! @Elissa Wolf Grade Math, Math Notebooks, Lcm, Math Ideas, Interactive Math Journals, Student Teaching, Interactive Notebooks, Common Multiplication, Classroom Ideas
LCM Math Journal
This writing prompt printable is great to leave when you have a substitute. Leave it on a day that you don't tell your students you will be absent.
Math Fact BANG! Kids pull a stick, read the fact, answer correctly and they keep the stick. If they pull out a BANG they have to put all their sticks back.
Middle school printables
Here's a set of word problems and equation sentences. Students must read the word problem and determine the equation that would help them solve the problem. Numbers Sentence, Schools Math, Classroom Freebies, Equations Sentence, Montessori Math, Education Math, Gingers Snap, Classroom Ideas, Equations Numbers
New student crate. Put everything a new student will need in there for easy access... especially for those times you don't know you are getting a new student until they walk in the door ;) Teachers File, Schools Blog, Teacher Binder, Education Blog, Organization Ideas, Classroom Ideas, Ladybugs Teachers, Classroom Organization, Teachers Blog
"BUILD" math centers from the Adventures in Teaching blog B: buddy games U: using manipulatives I: indepedent reading/work L: learning about numbers D: doing math Click through for a link that further explains the BUILD concept. Guide Math, Math Center, Buildings Math, Buildings Buckets, Math Ideas, Teaching Blog, Math Workshop, Classroom Ideas, First Grade
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