# Math Ideas

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### 10 classroom routines that get kids talking (and writing) about math strategies

10 Classroom Routines that get kids talking (and writing) about math strategies | The Cornerstone...Most kids find it challenging to explain how they solve math problems and to put what they know about math into words. These ten simple classroom routines can help make math talk a regular part of your day:

Discuss math practices, use math journals, become a problem solver

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Math Fact Fluency at its BEST! Making SMALL Groups Work to Your Advantage (a freebie to help you!)

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#### Mrs. Miner's Kindergarten Monkey Business: Math Fact Fluency at its BEST! Making SMALL Groups Work to Your Advantage (a freebie to help you!)

### Mrs. Miner's Kindergarten Monkey Business: Math Fact Fluency at its BEST! Making SMALL Groups Work to Your Advantage (a freebie to help you!)

A great visual and center activity for understanding place value.

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#### Dingoden Family Outback Yapper: Montessori Math -- Place Value, Stamp Card Game

### Montessori Math -- Place Value, Stamp Card Game

Want to try guided math in your classroom? This blog post has a great video that offers tips and strategies for getting started!

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#### Want to try guided #math in your #classroom? This blog post has a great video that offers tips and strategies for getting started! http://math.etutorworld.com/ #etutorworld

### Guided Math... an Update

Request to Retest, put the ownership back of the students. Love this!

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#### Math = Love: Foldables, Templates, Graphic Organizers, and Downloads- I love this idea: Request to Retest holds students accountable! It can be used with any subject/content area.

#### Middle School -Love the whole retest concept! Highly recommended! Here is a GREAT idea! Have students fill out a Request to Retest. They shouldn't just expect it!

#### Request to retest plus lots of other 'gems' (from a high school Math teacher).

### Math = Love: Free Downloads

original McDonald's menu...Oh my goodness! Kids will love this! Copy this menu, (pull it into a word document, then print) then ask students to think of ten math problems using the menu. Or older students can just use the site (fantastic, by the way!) to make up math problems..Love it!

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#### The Original McDonalds Menu! Don't remember this but do know that if my mother, while driving down High St. in Columbus, would pass it w/o stopping I would start crying.

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#### The original McDonald's menu for Fast Food Nation

#### The original McDonald's menu I remember my standard order and the cost being under 1 dollar! 2 hamburgers french fries and a milk shake!

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### Early McDonald's menus

Great suggestions and routines for teaching students to write about their mathematical thinking.

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#### Diary of a Not So Wimpy Teacher: Teaching Students to Write About Math

#### Teaching Students to Write About Math -- great post about having students digging deeper into word problems, analyze and write paragraphs

#### Great suggestions and routines for teaching students to write about their mathematical thinking in math journals

Introductory fraction number line lesson from Penguin Fractions: Exploring the Basics - aligned with 3rd grade CCSS but is also a great review for 4th and 5th $ #LauraCandler

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Polygons, Triangles, & Quadrilaterals, Oh My!-Sorting & Classifying 2D Shapes

Setting up your 20 minute guided math session! Lots of pictures, tips and tricks (and a freebie!)

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### Guided Math Session Set Up

Are you using math stations or math centers in your classroom? If not, Laura Candler's Math Stations ebook is your guide to getting started! If you're already using math centers, this book is a great resource for hands-on activities and math games. You can even customize the activities by using the PowerPoint or Publisher templates to create your own math problem task cards! $

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### Math Stations for Middle Grades

Multiplication Tables Game- combines math and US geography--- could do with addition or subtraction

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#### Tour the USA for Math & Social Studies. Students get to practice multiplication facts along with states and capitols.

#### Multiplication Tables Game- combines math and US geography- students use cards or dice to color states- will add products to squares before copying and have students name state before coloring. Could play with a partner and student with most states colored wins- could also make whole class boy vs. girls game. Make smartboard file for whole class practice.

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#### Third Grade Division Activities: Multiplication Tables Game (with geography!)

### Multiplication Tables Game

Distributive Property of Multiplication using pictures

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#### Neat idea for distributive property

#### Mrs. White's 6th Grade Math Blog: FOOD FOR THOUGHT reteach distributive property this way?

### Mrs. White's 6th Grade Math Blog: FOOD FOR THOUGHT

Good mathematics is not about how many answers you know...It's about how you behave when you don't know.

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#### Yes! Awesome math quotespiration!

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#### Lessons for Max and his math teacher

#### Keep on learning. perhaps i should apply this to my life and math classes

#### I must make this into a poster for my classroom!

With school coming to an end don't allow your students to leave your classroom without mastering a very important skill...the dreaded two step word problems! This resource can be used to from 2nd to 4th grade. It can be used to enrich second graders, used to assess third graders (since it's a CCSS), and used as a reteach for fourth graders.

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#### Check out this FREE product! A great way to assess two step word problems in third grade. Can be uses as enrichment for 2nd grade or review for 4th grade! Here's the link to the store! http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Store/Third-Grade-Triumph

### CCSS Two Step Word Problems Printables

"As a whole I am" fraction introduction project. Great for introducing fractions!

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#### "As a whole I am" fraction unit introduction project. This would be great for any grade.

#### FRACTION LESSON~ "As a Whole I Am" fraction project is a great way to introduce fractions! (picture only)

#### Grades 3-7: "As a whole I am" fraction introduction project. Great for introducing fractions!

#### Cute for fraction activity

Teaching kids to find the area of composite shapes- math unit for teaching area. Hands-on, engaging math activities to help kids understand how to find the area of composite shapes. $

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#### Teaching kids to find the area of composite shapes- math unit for teaching area. Hands-on, engaging math activities to help kids understand how to find the area of composite shapes.

### Common Core Area Unit: Composing and Decompoing Area

Need help getting more out of your intervention time? Check out this easy-to-use Math Intervention Binder! Perfect for K-2 kiddos! RTI, Intervention, Math, No Prep, NWEA MAP

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#### $$Need help getting more out of your intervention time? Check out this easy-to-use Math Intervention Binder! Perfect for K-2 kiddos! RTI, Intervention, Math, No Prep, NWEA MAP

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Reasoning Puzzles (Area): Increase math talk in your classroom with these fun puzzles! Students determine the truthfulness of six statements, then get together with a group to defend their thinking and critique the reasoning of others. $

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### End of the Year Math Games and Centers: 3rd Grade Print and Play, No Prep

End of the Year 3rd Grade Math Games - Your class will have a blast with this set of 15+ print and play math games. You can have fun and keep it academic until the end of the year! $

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#### End of the Year 3rd Grade Math Games (Print and Play: No Prep) - Relax and enjoy the end of the year with your students with this set of 15+ print and play math games. These games are fun and and review key 3rd grade math concepts. $

Cute game to practice multiplication facts.

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#### 4th grade math: bottle cap multiplication game

#### Math Center - Bottle Top Multiplication Facts

#### Bottle cap multiplication 4th Grade Frolics: Fun Friday with Math Centers

#### Fun game to practice multiplication facts. Collect soda bottle caps, garage sale circle stickers. The Math fact is on the outside of the top, the answer is on another sticker on the inside. The kids put them all outsides up and sit in a circle. They chose one, say the fact and the answer, then check. If they are right, they keep it, if not it goes back in the pile.

### 4th Grade Frolics: Fun Friday with Math Centers

Telling Time - Skip to :45 seconds (best video I found on introducing time)

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#### Telling time video (hour hand, minute hand, etc.)

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#### Telling Time Song

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#### Telling Time http://www.commoncore4kids.com/how-to-tell-time/ A κάλο video that teaches how to tell time to 1st and 2nd graders. Feel free to check out

Fractions and music!

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#### Cute idea!

#### For classroom teachers

#### Note lengths and fractions.

#### 2nd grade idea

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#### Helpful to teach note values!

#### I feel the need to do this... even for my more advanced students.

Guided Math Binder

### Tunstall's Teaching Tidbits: Guided Math Binder

Perimeter Problems and Area Art! Looking for a way to reinforce perimeter, area, AND problem solving? This post gives step by step directions on how to make some real math connections for students--and check out the awesome display it makes!