# Math Teaching Tips & Resources

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#### Until our students wrestle with the concept of ratio, they can never understand multiplication...

Until our students wrestle with the concept of ratio, they can never understand multiplication...

#### Multiplication Is Not Repeated Addition: Update

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#### Number Talks: examples and tips to help children become strong and flexible thinkers.

### The 10-Minute Routine that Skyrockets Number Sense

Number Talks: examples and tips to help children become strong and flexible thinkers.

#### The 10-Minute Routine that Skyrockets Number Sense - The Classroom Key

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#### Free download of must-read book: Nix the Tricks by Tina Cardone and Math Twitter Blogosphere

Free download of must-read book: Nix the Tricks by Tina Cardone and Math Twitter Blogosphere

#### Nix the Tricks

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#### But if we want our children to truly understand mathematics, we must take time to explore mathematics as a world of ideas that connect and relate to each other in many ways.

But if we want our children to truly understand mathematics, we must take time to explore mathematics as a world of ideas that connect and relate to each other in many ways.

#### Understanding Math: Conclusion

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#### Fractions cause more math phobia among children (and adults) than any other topic before algebra.

Fractions cause more math phobia among children (and adults) than any other topic before algebra.

#### Understanding Math: Multiplying Fractions

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#### Mrs. E Teaches Math: "All of this takes maybe 15 minutes, but it makes such a world of difference for my students!"

Mrs. E Teaches Math: "All of this takes maybe 15 minutes, but it makes such a world of difference for my students!"

#### How I Teach Function Notation

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#### Which of the following sounds the most like your experience of school math? And which type of math are your children learning?

Which of the following sounds the most like your experience of school math? And which type of math are your children learning?

#### Understanding Math: What Is Your Worldview?

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#### Sites that I can't do without as a math teacher (and what's so special about each one!) Links to virtual manipulatives, discovery-based lessons, free graphing software, question prompts, eBooks, and more.... Tons of resources for math teachers

Sites that I can't do without as a math teacher (and what's so special about each one!) Links to virtual manipulatives, discovery-based lessons, free graphing software, question prompts, eBooks, and more.... Tons of resources for math teachers

#### 5 Websites That Will Revolutionize Your Math Teaching

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#### The whiteboards in my classroom aren't "real" whiteboards. They are the white panels for bathrooms from the hardware store. So, I used duct tape on the ones on my wall and the ones cut for student use. The duct tape makes it look a little more legit.

The whiteboards in my classroom aren't "real" whiteboards. They are the white panels for bathrooms from the hardware store. So, I used duct tape on the ones on my wall and the ones cut for student use. The duct tape makes it look a little more legit.

#### How to make Cute Whiteboards

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How to Use a Protractor Freebie

#### How to Use a Protractor Freebie

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#### Fun and easy strategy game for your students! I use this game as an option for my middle school math students who finish early with their work!

Fun and easy strategy game for your students! I use this game as an option for my middle school math students who finish early with their work!

#### "I'm Finished...What Should I Do?"

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#### There are lots of ways to support and encourage your child in math. But then there are things you should never say to the child who struggles with math.

### 5 Things You Should Never Say to the Child Who Struggles with Math

There are lots of ways to support and encourage your child in math. But then there are things you should never say to the child who struggles with math.

#### 5 Things You Should Never Say to the Child Who Struggles with Math -

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#### Your math class can follow the #WeeklyMathematician - The puzzle at the end of the semester would be perfect for a sub day or for the day before or after exams or a long break.

Your math class can follow the #WeeklyMathematician - The puzzle at the end of the semester would be perfect for a sub day or for the day before or after exams or a long break.

#### Weekly Mathematician Series - A Peek into Math History for Your Classroom

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#### Body-scale bar graphs, pie charts and other data representation methods! Abstract concepts like “data representation”, “bar graph” and “circle graph” suddenly take on new meanings as students experience these ideas rather than only read about them.

Body-scale bar graphs, pie charts and other data representation methods! Abstract concepts like “data representation”, “bar graph” and “circle graph” suddenly take on new meanings as students experience these ideas rather than only read about them.

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#### To help me incorporate journaling into our weekly routine, I refer to Thursday as, "Thinking Math Thoughts". At the beginning of the class I present a journal starter to the class and allow them 10-15 minutes to write their thoughts in their journal.

### Writing in Math Class

To help me incorporate journaling into our weekly routine, I refer to Thursday as, "Thinking Math Thoughts". At the beginning of the class I present a journal starter to the class and allow them 10-15 minutes to write their thoughts in their journal.

#### Writing in Math Class? - Minds in Bloom

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#### Reading to Learn Math: "To solve word problems, students must be able to read and understand what is written, and they must be able to follow directions. They need ..."

Reading to Learn Math: "To solve word problems, students must be able to read and understand what is written, and they must be able to follow directions. They need ..."

#### Reading to Learn Math

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Talks for people who hated math in high school | Playlist | TED.com

#### 6 TED Talks for people who hated math in high school

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### Math Journal Sundays - Culminating Mind Map

End of the year mind map with everything learned..awesome idea

#### Math Journal Sundays - Culminating Mind Map

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#### Math Coach's Corner: What is Singapore Math? Think Singapore math is just bar model drawing? Think again!

### What is Singapore Math?

Math Coach's Corner: What is Singapore Math? Think Singapore math is just bar model drawing? Think again!

#### Math Coach's Corner: What is Singapore Math?

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#### I bought each of the students a deck of cards, and created a booklet to give them containing instructions for easy math games...

### Math Games with a Deck of Cards

I bought each of the students a deck of cards, and created a booklet to give them containing instructions for easy math games...

#### Math Games with a Deck of Cards

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#### A great collection of fun math card games! These are easy, and in most cases all you need is a deck of cards!

### HUGE Collection of the BEST Math Card Games

A great collection of fun math card games! These are easy, and in most cases all you need is a deck of cards!

#### The BEST Math Card Games!

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#### As our students learn to recognize multiplication in disguise, they will be better prepared for middle school and high school math.

As our students learn to recognize multiplication in disguise, they will be better prepared for middle school and high school math.

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#### Hodges Herald: An Entire Interactive Notebook for 6th grade math!

Hodges Herald: An Entire Interactive Notebook for 6th grade math!

#### Hodges Herald: An Entire Interactive Notebook

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April 2015 Math Calendar: Each date is a math puzzle.

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#### Math Manifesto: From the very beginning of my education, I can do these things to some degree. And I am always learning to do them better...

Math Manifesto: From the very beginning of my education, I can do these things to some degree. And I am always learning to do them better...

#### The Math Student’s Manifesto

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