Convert Fractions to Decimals, Percents: Pinning for my kids.I wish a teacher had used something like this when I was in elementary school. Fractions, decimals and percents would have made SO much more sense to me!

Math Coach's Corner: Using Area Models for Multiplication, Perimeter, and Area. Area models are fantastic for helping kiddos develop a deep understanding of multiplication.

My Neighborhood Map- Second Grade- Social Studies- Geography Strand- Spatial Thinking and Skills- Maps and their symbols can be interpreted to answer questions about location of places.

Expanded Number Form This is a great way to teach expanded form using styrofoam cups. Put the cups together to make the standard form of the number and separate them to see the expanded form.

Laminate a number ladder, cut small slits in top & bottom & add a pipe-cleaner with a small bead. Use the bead to slide up & down as you complete addition & subtraction problems (",). could do the same thing with a horizontal number line.

Each student has a sight word ring with the words they need to practice - they grab it & start practicing anytime they finish their work or have a spare moment! can also be done with the spelling words for the week!

lego area & perimeter--This would be a fun way to get the students involved in math to learn about area and/or perimeter. All you would need is some legos and graph paper.